In Celebration of Boobs

This afternoon, I was listening to an NPR show about National Breast Cancer Awareness and the meaning of the pink ribbon, and thinking of my friend who died of breast cancer. How all the awareness and early detection in the world couldn’t save her. Then in the shower tonight, as I examined my own pair, [...]

Grace: Help is On Its Way

I have an app on my phone called Lookout that scans for viruses and keeps my phone safe. But the unexpected, and (to me) most important gift from Lookout is the message it displays in my notifications bar: Everything is OK. When I need reassurance, I turn on my phone and open my notifications bar. [...]

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