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It is Summer in Winter. Happy Birthday, Ma.

My Mom and I share a birthday. I came by means of a miracle, in the glamourous 80’s sparkling with glitter , disco music and sequins. I came way in advance of the expected time, as a gift on her … Continue reading

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This Woman’s World in Copper Wealth and a Few Stories from Elsewhere.

Within the last 6 years I collected 150 pennies from random change. I took them to the bank and was told to roll them up. I organized them in 3 neat rolls; 50 pennies each. And for my gold (copper) … Continue reading

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Where is it coming from? – Identity Crisis Dissected

“I was born in Warsaw”. These are the words Maria SkoĊ‚odowska-Curie (Marie Curie), great Polish chemist and physicist used to open her every public speech with. Why? Did she have to remind herself every now and then who she was? … Continue reading

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