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>Anxiety starts young

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>The other day I went to Trader Joe’s with my sister and 3 year old nephew. As we were checking out, the cashier asked him if he wanted a balloon. He had been eying one since we walked up to the counter. He nervously said no. Apparently, he doesn’t want the responsibility of holding on to the thing. He was… Read more »

>Memories

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>As a little kid, I used to spend Thanksgiving in New England. While most of the leaves had already fallen off the trees, it was still starkly beautiful at my Aunt’s house high on a hill dotted with granite boulders. When the sky was clear, through the barren trees, I could see the stacks of the local mill from the… Read more »