Tag Archives: courage

Dear trolls who write nasty, ignorant comments: Identify yourselves

The past three days brought out the best — and worst — of my community. Neighbors of mine, 12-year-old twins with muscular dystrophy, were initially denied entrance into a popular July 4th 10-mile run. After a media and social media … Continue reading

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What would you say if you only had 90 seconds?

Last week I accompanied a dear friend on an assignment she had for grad school — ask four people to speak for 90 seconds into a tape recorder about someone who has had a profound and positive impact on their … Continue reading

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