Category Archives: What It’s Like

  1. The Thing About Family

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    March 3, 2017 by Julia

      There are days when I look at my family and marvel at how lucky I am. I mean, really: …
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  2. The Humbling

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    October 22, 2016 by Julia

    Have you ever come across an old journal or letter you wrote twenty years ago, only to find that although …
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  3. The Happy Freak Out

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    September 25, 2016 by Julia

    So…both kids are at full time school right now. It’s a new era. Weird, right? I mean, great. WONDERFUL. There’s …
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  4. Women’s Work

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    August 31, 2016 by Julia

    Once, sitting in a hot tub with a bunch of people at a vacation house in the woods, I asked …
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  5. The Witness to My Normal Human Discouragement

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    March 17, 2016 by Julia

      A few days ago I broke out of a two-week streak of depression – or whatever you want to …
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  6. The So-Called Ridiculous Snow Days of Maryland

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    February 10, 2016 by Julia

    You might think, uh, Maryland…that’s the place with the decorative crabs everywhere, right? Chesapeake Bay? Yes. But there is more. …
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  7. Lightening the Load

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    March 4, 2015 by Julia

    Hey, everybody. I’m pretty depressed this week. This winter has finally cracked me; it was bound to happen sooner or …
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