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The Terrible & The Fortunate

“I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.” – Audrey Hepburn I cannot recall a time when the happiness of others did not supersede that of my own.  My happiness has been … Continue reading

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Overcoming the Guilts of Chronic Illness: Cause and Care

“Guilt is anger directed at ourselves.”- Peter McWilliams The Guilt of Cause I remember when my mother was first diagnosed with Lymphoma one of our first questions was, “What caused this.” We demanded an answer – an exact answer, in … Continue reading

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