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“We’re bored, Dad.” My daughter Gaia and her friend Jehanne, both twelve, are lounging on the couch, waiting for me to ferry them to their singing lesson. “Wanna help me write my blog?” I ask. “Cool!” they chorus. “What do we have to do?” “What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear… read more »

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Photo of Hen - Toulouse

I have never been to Toulouse, but my friend Sparrow has. Last week he sent me several scanned pages of the diary he kept during our trip to France. This was back in the mid-1980s, when we were still young and adventurous and blonde. At this point, I think I should warn younger readers to… read more »