Monthly Archives: July 2014

UNCOMMON BEAUTY

What if our kids’ schools shared the same understanding of “normal” as our children’s hospitals? Would there be less staring at the unusual? Less avoiding of the uncomfortable? Less teasing of the vulnerable? Would there be more acceptance of the … Continue reading

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THE POWER OF RESOLVE

If you’ve stopped in on The Author’s Bio page, you already know the stories I write about real-life heroes here at Children’s Hospital encourage and inspire me. Not long ago I met a courageous fighter named Kieren. Her grandpa (who … Continue reading

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A BABY SHOWER AND A GUEST LIST

Last weekend my daughter and I attended the baby shower of a friend who moved from our hometown in California to Georgia, where her husband serves in the armed forces. My daughter and the mommy-to-be are about the same age, … Continue reading

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