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Blame Me for This Pandemic! It Is All My Fault by René Schmidt

Photo by Skyler Smith from Unsplash Seriously. I may have asked for this awful time. My wife, who understands these things better than I do, says I always get what I ask for. Once again she may be right. Last year I looked up and saw the sky crisscrossed with a dozen contrails where jets had… Continue reading Blame Me for This Pandemic! It Is All My Fault by René Schmidt

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A Grandparent’s Wonder and Anxiety by Cynthia Reyes

I stare at my grandchild in wonder. Wonder at this little person who, at eleven months old, already has a personality of her own. She stands up from a sitting position, starts to wobble, but regains her balance. When she falls, she lifts herself up and stands again, beaming. Her mother and I applaud. “What… Continue reading A Grandparent’s Wonder and Anxiety by Cynthia Reyes