I write. I wander. I read. I remember.


The ocean is my teacher in how to ride it out

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If I can turn my life around all by myself with no outside help whatsoever, so can you

Fred Barnard, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons


Be the spouse you want to be married to.

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Kissing habits are a relationship bellwether


Mary Edwards Walker was a gender-bending trailblazer

Photo of Mary Edwards Walker seated in a chair wearing a suit and medal of honor
Photo of Mary Edwards Walker seated in a chair wearing a suit and medal of honor
Library of Congress https://www.loc.gov/resource/bellcm.25836/

Abolitionists and free thinkers


You aren’t in charge of the muse and that’s okay

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Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. You can do amazing things with cardboard.

Cute black dog inside a cardboard box.
Cute black dog inside a cardboard box.
Photo by Erda Estremera on Unsplash


Railing at the heavens is cathartic

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OPEN LETTERS

Other countries do health care so much better than you

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Results of reading a week’s worth of Open Letters To …

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Mary DeVries

Writing, wondering, and wandering across three continents. Finding the funny everywhere I go. https://tinyurl.com/MaryDeVries

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