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“Good night, Mrs. Callabash..Wherever You Are.”

  Remember “Goodnight, Mrs. Callabash…wherever you are,” Jimmy Durante’s sign-off on his famous television show? His was a reference to his first wife, a secret code between them, all explained if you click on this link.  Here’s my version of this… To … Continue reading

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Bridge Over Troubled Waters

  (Casondra Hill, a student who dared trust the bond with her teacher) It was April 30, 1992, the somber and disheartening day the African-American students in our school had finally had enough. It was the day after the verdict came … Continue reading

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Children of Inspiration

(“Beach Party” by Lucelle Raad. Her beautiful paintings of children are available for purchase at thewonderofchildren.com) Child development experts loudly trumpet the importance of good parenting, as stage on which successful child-rearing relies. To most of us, that means ensuring … Continue reading

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