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Burdened: A dark tale of a driver and a bird

Disclaimer: Normally, I am a friend to all living things. I’m driving along the interstate, heading home for an online business meeting. The speed limit’s...

‘Walking Through Grief with a Child’

Mary E. Plouffe put her grief down on paper when her sister Martha died of cancer in 1998. “I wrote to survive, to soothe...

Love at first site?

Not so much for this online dater I’m on an over-50 dating site. When I log in, I see photos of gorgeous 40-somethings, false advertising...

A care-free (but not cat-free) summer trip to NYC

Although summer means fun, in the world of Eliscu, it’s never that easy. To prepare for a carefree summer, I take a brief post-birthday jaunt...

The girl in the painting

Review: ‘A piece of the world’ by Christina Baker Kline The Farnsworth Museum in Rockland has scheduled five exhibitions celebrating Andrew Wyeth’s 100th birthday. Do...

Vacation is too short for ‘beach books’

A friend is jetting off soon to somewhere with palm trees. “What’s a good beach book,” she asks. Inwardly I cringe, not out of...

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