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Week Forty-eight: Amanda Kasper

How have you handled, or how do you plan to handle the aging of your parents? “My mother… she is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel.  I want to grow old and be like her.”  Jodi Picoult Last week, I wrote about coming home. I wrote about my mom, … Continue reading

Week Forty-eight: Kathy Benson

How have you handled, or how do you plan to handle the aging of your parents? There is an expression in my family, which we began using when my maternal grandmother, who had Alzheimer’s disease, was close to the end of her life. “It sounds like you are handling it well.” My parents would say … Continue reading