Author: beth g sanders

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Home for the Holidays

For 40 years, the holidays started for me the week before Thanksgiving. It was a short work week, and I’d start packing on Monday for

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Charlie

It’s 2008. Me, to my 16-year-old daughter, broken hearted after the end of a friendship: Sweetheart, I’m so sorry you’re hurting. What do you think

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House

I grew up in a house that was built in 1902, on a tree-lined block in an older neighborhood in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

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Goodbye, House

Yesterday was happy/sad. Happy/sad because we closed on the sale of the house we lived in for 28 years. Where we raised our two girls

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