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Creating the book I will never publish...

Creating the book I will never publish...

Cut and Paste means a whole lot more than Control+C, Control +V for me.

Forgive my absenteeism, dear reader.  Here's what I've been up to!

I'm creating the book that I will never, ever publish.  And it's my favorite book ever.

 

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Rehab Therapy Helps Benelli the Rescued Lab

Rehab Therapy Helps Benelli the Rescued Lab

Benelli is one lucky yellow Lab. A few months ago she was in a Georgia shelter slated to be euthanized and now she has a new home in Maine — safe and sound with Dustin, Lindsay and Gauge, also a rescue dog. Read more.

A Finished Heart: FREE PERFORMANCE

A Finished Heart: FREE PERFORMANCE

When his husband of sixteen years became ill, author and composer Eliott Cherry cared for him at home. He also recorded their conversations in his diary.

A Love of Horses Brings Back Good Memories

A Love of Horses Brings Back Good Memories

When my mother was a girl, she used to spend summers at her grandparents’ farm in Strickland, Maine. It was a special time and place for her and she has regaled us with stories for as long as I can remember. I knew that out of her love of the farm grew a love of horses, and that as a teenager she took riding lessons at Tomlinson’s Riding School in Westbrook and was also a member of the riding club at Portland High School.

Yesterday, I heard a new story. “Grandpa had workhorses,” she told me. “I used to like to help him. I remember sitting down on the side of the wagon as he was going through the fields and haying. I loved going with my grandfather.”

Questions to Ask when Choosing a Home Care Agency

Questions to Ask when Choosing a Home Care Agency

Jean, who is 86-years-old, has Alzheimer’s disease. Little by little, her ability to take care of herself and her home has diminished. Her children promised her that she would be able to stay in her own home, but as her condition worsened, the challenges mounted. In order for her to be safe, Jean needed someone nearby at all times. It was an impossible situation for her family, so on the advice of her doctor, they looked into home care agencies. Read more.