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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days, day 14

If yesterday didn’t present me with an obvious happy or spectacular moment today already has. For the past fourteen years we’ve provided care for a young woman with autism spectrum disorder. She is lovely and provides me with many insights … Continue reading

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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days, Day 13

There is a school of thought that dictates writing must have a healthy dose of adversity to be interesting. Writing happy stories with happy endings is not what many readers want. Readers want the blood and guts of life, the … Continue reading

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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days, Day 12

Do you have a sister? I do, in fact I have a few more than one. I am the youngest and truly at times I feel ancient compared to any of them on any given day. Very busy women are … Continue reading

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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days, day 11

When Jason was sick my husband threw himself into making a garden. Then Jason died and his garden became Jason’s memorial. After work each day he finds comfort there in among his vegetables; this year he replaced a chain link … Continue reading

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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days project #10

Today is simple……

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Somedays with Suki, 100 happy days project day 8

Finally it has arrived and I woke up happy! It is my birthday and I’m prompted to say “this is my best day yet” this month. And my best birthday since before Jason died. I woke up totally energized, happy … Continue reading

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Somedays with Suki, 100 Happy Days project, day 6

As I get older more and more people begin to die. First my friend Don Jacobson died of lung cancer on my birthday, then my dad died of heart failure, then Don’s wife, Jean died almost because she couldn’t go … Continue reading

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