Tag Archives: love

A premature ‘Last Lecture’: Time Wounds All Heels

Tomorrow I will send a letter to each of my three sons, ages 25 to almost 21. I started the letter in 2008, shortly after a good friend died in his sleep at age 52. My friend never married, never … Continue reading

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A place where Jack was accepted ‘with all of his demons and all of his grace’

My newsletter from the Samaritan CenterĀ arrived this week, and when I read staff specialist Julie Gilbert’s column, I knew I had to share it. The Samaritan Center isĀ an interfaith not-for-profit that feeds hungry individuals and families two meals a day, … Continue reading

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