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On Becoming A “Woman With A History”

Posted on 10/27/16 by delaine
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There’s a powerful feeling growing beneath my skin.  It’s been pushing through me and into my consciousness over the past year.  It speaks of love, sorrow, adventure, and intensity. It stems from having shared, loved, believed, lost, marrying, giving birth, trying again, trying harder, aching and celebrating. It speaks of gradual surrender and letting go, […]

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Please, Lie Beside Me, Lover, and Read

Posted on 10/23/16 by delaine
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I’ve always yearned to lie in bed beside the man I love while we read and discuss a great book.  The mere idea of this sharing feels romantic.  Deeply intimate.   In some ways, exciting. I can’t say that any man I’ve loved or cared for thus far, including my ex-husband, was a book lover like me. […]

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