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Facing my greatest challenge: taking care of my mother

Facing my greatest challenge, as a person of faith, was when I took care of my mother after my father died. My mother and I had a tumulus relationship my whole life and I left home at the age of nineteen. I only spoke to her on the phone to ask for my dad and... Read more »

Taking care of Nadine

In the last two years of Nadine’s life, I took care of her. Nadine was my neighbor of many years and she often babysat for my children. Sometimes we would be talking in our alley or run into each other on the street and she would say, “I can come over and watch the kids.... Read more »