Tribute to My Mother

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Today is the 35th anniversary of my mother’s passing. Her absence from my life has been great; if I do the hard math, meaning — the actual and emotional math, she was present for 14.2 percent of my life, through today.

Some are fortunate to have a normal and stable home life while growing up. Years zero through nine were not that way for me. When my parents…

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Bibliophile, Writer and Blogger at yve.laran@wordpress.com. Podcaster on Spotify as Yve Laran. Master’s=Political; Bachelor’s=Musical

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Yve Laran

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Bibliophile, Writer and Blogger at yve.laran@wordpress.com. Podcaster on Spotify as Yve Laran. Master’s=Political; Bachelor’s=Musical

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