Monthly Archives: July 2013

Anniversary Day — Is it “Happy”??

Dear, dear friends, I’m going to give you all a little test.  I wonder how many of you can remember what you were doing on July 18, 2012.  I’ll give you a clue, it was a Wednesday — does that … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] Happy to be that way

The sunset was just turning to dusk when I pulled into the driveway this evening; both Liqa and Pam were sitting on our back porch, enjoying the cool of a summer’s evening.  Angelique, as is her custom, was thinking about … Continue reading

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[Post From Paul] Help! I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up!

You know, if you’re really lucky in life, you just might learn a thing or two.  A lot of folks, naturally, get to stay stupid forever — that’s no secret.  The intoxicating bliss of ignorance is everyone’s option, of course; … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] Writing Assignment

The amazing Karen Fasciano, Pam’s oncology social worker, made a brilliant suggestion to us when we met with her at Dana Farber, earlier this afternoon.  I had been telling Karen about how much fun it was for all of us … Continue reading

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[Post from Paul] I Get the Blues Most Every Night

You’ve got to be careful, sometimes, when you’re a mental health clinician working with a team of mental health clinicians.  People ask you how you’re doing and they actually want you to be truthful and to be thorough.  My truthful answer … Continue reading

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