Why Do I STILL Have This Stuff?

A compassionate meditation before letting go.

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A massive change is coming to our household. We’re moving my tiny, 96-year-old, phenomenal, dementia-ridden mother-in-law into our home, and preparing accommodations for her beloved aide.

My wife and I have completely reconfigured our home. This job is like trying to solve a giant Rubik’s Cube with furniture…



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Novelist. Poet. Musician. Buddhist. Quilter. Animal lover. Visible grownup. Hidden child. Secret dancer when all alone. Makes good bread.