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Rugby and concussions

I am a mother of a freshly pressed adult son who plays rugby. I have no control over the bashings of his brains on the field in this gentlemen’s sport. Instead, I dream about helmets and long for the return … Continue reading

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Recording grief

As an obituary writer, I’m constantly challenged with the desire to be compassionate and the need to meet a deadline and write fine copy. People in grief need to talk, sometimes in excruciating detail, and I’m a stranger at the other … Continue reading

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