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We’re Still Here!

“Good times and bum times, I’m still here.”  So begins the venerable singer Elaine Stritch’s signature song “I’m Still Here.”  Even in a White House performance where she struggles to remember the lyrics, she is still here.  And I’m hoping … Continue reading

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A Shehecheyanu Moment, For All The Wonders

Yesterday I heard something that I had not heard in a while.  I was standing in my kitchen, just making a cup of tea in the middle of the morning, and there it was.  It was a simple chirp.  Nothing … Continue reading

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