Monthly Archives for June 2007

A not-so-perfect 10

Tonight Sam was playing with his blocks. He was taking them out of the box, one by one and stacking them on the tile. As he reached for each block, he counted.     Sam counted to TEN!!     … Continue reading

20. June 2007 by Shandmin
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Endometriosis – Wear to Make Aware

I have a healthy, happy son. I am blessed to have my miracle baby. He was hard-won and we’re trying to give him a sibling. I am 32 years old and have endometriosis. To add insult to injury, I’ve recently been diagnosed with … Continue reading

19. June 2007 by Shandmin
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Step 1 of 1,000,000

The surgery has been scheduled for June 29, 2007.     So now? We wait.

15. June 2007 by Shandmin
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And Men Think Women Never Fake It

My brain actually hurts. It is so filled with thoughts that it has swollen to twice its size and is pressing on my skull. Or so it seems. It has only been 5 days since the fateful phone call yet it seems … Continue reading

11. June 2007 by Shandmin
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What is it worth?

A phone call I received today at 4:30pm changed everything.     When I was a kid, I couldn’t wait to grow up. I used to look at my parents with envy as they sat on the couch in the evenings, relaxing … Continue reading

06. June 2007 by Shandmin
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