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November 2017

Good People

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When we were at the MGM in Las Vegas, it turned out that it was the same time that the Latin Grammys were being held there. There were so many people at the MGM dressed so beautifully for this event. I’m a little social butterfly. So I went up to these people and congratulated them on how lovely they looked, wish them a lovely event and asked if I could…

Mike Tyson

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  My seat was center against the stage. We made eye contact many many times. When we met, we exchanged words, and I told him how proud I am of him, how privileged and grateful I am to meet him. I left the stage and had to sit. I started to cry. His story is so like mine And I The pittance welfare girl Just shook hands With the best…

My Role Model

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I had no role model in motherhood. I had no person that I knew personally to emulate, bring my silly or important questions to. I had no one to say “you did that too!” at the wonderful things children do. I had to return to work when my first child was one. I worked in a VIP Park Ave law firm from 8:30 pm – 3:30 am. Yes, we had…

Irish Face

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There are tiny little creases Wrinkles Indentations Crumpled skin Around my mouth This is my fault For smoking for 25 years I’ve tried so very many remedies Mother Nature says no No, Irish Girl Sorry, I know you wore sunblock Sorry You’re Irish I look at my face I see the lines around my lips Moved, crease, distort When I speak When I smile When I anything There’s nothing to…

All the Blessings

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I had no role model in motherhood. I had no person that I knew personally to emulate, bring my silly or important questions to. I had no one to say “you did that too!” at the wonderful things children do. I had to return to work when my first child was one. I worked in a VIP Park Ave law firm from 8:30 pm – 3:30 am. Yes, we had…