"We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect." -Anaïs Nin "The trouble is, you think you have time." -Buddha I've written a lot in the past about the past. I've written vividly about my failed attempt at breastfeeding, getting tendonitis at my first fast food job, reconciling with my mother--and each …

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The Linguist (Scene 4)

For reference, see character thumbnails. [inside Abbott estate; REESE, ELIZA, NORAH, and CYNTHIA enter] CYNTHIA:     [to NORAH]     Look how long your hair has gotten! And you, Eliza, you’re so tall! At the rate you’re growing, you could be a model! REESE:     Mother! Eliza is going to college, not— ELIZA:     You really think so? I mean, …

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13 Things Canada Does Better (Than America)

As a dual citizen of America and Canada, I can say with some confidence that Canada is not all that different from America (for the most part) -- it's basically just America, but north. However, in preparation for Canada Day (July 1), there are some things Canada does differently that I think America should adopt. …

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