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ANNIVERSARY OF DEATH
The Date On My Calendar I Couldn't Ignore
Managing Lifestyle Editor, The Huffington Post
It arrives every year, like clockwork. It's the type of day you know all of the people that care about you remember, but you also hope they will forget. There is the idea of going about your business like it's any old day of the year, but that is utterly impossible.
The Day I Became Older Than My Mother
Librarian, writer and dlistblog.com ruminator
Becoming older than a parent can be a troubling transition. At the most base, mathematical level, it's hard to comprehend how they can still be your parent if you are older than they ever were.
Song for My Father
Former director of communications for the University of Wiscon...
My father's voice was like an instrument and I loved it, loved listening to it, especially in the shower when he would catch just the right echo, just the right timbre, the acoustics so perfect that it sounded like he was singing a duet or was on stage in a 1940s nightclub.
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