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number six.

(December 2011) Dear Mom, Brett and I thought long and hard about how to cross this item off our list. First we thought we should buy you something really expensive, like a car or a vacation…but we quickly realized we … Continue reading

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bright yellow wings.

She was impossible to miss with her cheerful yellow wings, outlined in black as if God himself had carefully colored inside the lines. I juggled Everett in one arm, his sweaty head pressed up against my cheek while I yanked … Continue reading

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a typical morning looking for lice.

“I think my scalp is bleeding.” Brett walked into the kitchen and I looked up at him in confusion, pausing between bites of cereal. “Huh?” “I just did my hair and saw a bunch of red spots on my scalp. … Continue reading

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eyes that see.

Last Thursday, I walked to work with a blind man. It was a relatively cold morning, for August anyways. My exposed legs felt a chill wrap around them as I walked up the steps from our parking garage, not-so-conveniently located … Continue reading

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