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three-year-old

Where did it go?

October 4, 2009

Last I checked Benjamin had just learned how to walk. We still spent every night together cuddling up on one another in between play time bouts that included the likes of hide-and-go seek crawling and tickle attacks. My biggest worry when I took this picture was whether or not that scar from a fall he […]

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Growing pains

September 24, 2009

When Benjamin’s child support payments suddenly ceased three months ago I knew something was up. A few weeks later the restaurant his father worked for closed it’s doors – turning their employees out with no paychecks.  I don’t rely on his child support, the amount – although used – is barely enough to cover our […]

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Big Boys and Girls

September 4, 2009

I spotted my first fallen leaves in the grass of the baseball diamond near my post office last Thursday. The bag over my shoulder was bursting with little brown packages. Each containing a silver or bronze new leaf necklace destined for one of you. I make this walk to the post office, with Murphy in […]

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Smooth Operator

June 28, 2009

While the rest of the world continues to spin, with all of its good news and bad, there is one little universe that remains unchanged. The universe of Benjamin, where he must – by now – have realized that he’s kind of cute. He’s also learning how to play the adults in his life like […]

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