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Parenting solo in the news

http://www.newsmax.com/newswidget/Poll-Changing-Families/2013/05/30/id/507223 An Associated Press-WE tv poll of people under 50 found that more than 2 in 5 unmarried women without children — or 42 percent — would consider having a child on their own without a partner, including more than … Continue reading

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plan B: a personal manifesto

the conversation with an older male close friend: Me: “I’m not giving up, I’m just accepting that plan A doesn’t seem to be working for me, for whatever reason.  It’s time for something new.  Here’s the plan B:  I finish … Continue reading

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New babies

It’s been one of those weeks again, mysteriously tied to the moon cycle, where I look longingly at babies and children.  It is exhausting trying to make a decision on a life course that feels out of control. Last week … Continue reading

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Portrait of a Woman: The Francophile

*I have been thinking a lot about this, and I would like to start a series of portraits of some of the amazing people in my life.  Their stories are fascinating to me, and hopefully will be interesting to readers … Continue reading

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