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Where The Popsicles

Where The Popsicles Are: A notice to readers.  This story doesn’t have a happy ending. The ending of this tale is sad, but bittersweet. Sad in that Joanie lost her battle, but bittersweet in the manner that she fought it … Continue reading

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EPILOGUE “Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” Well, there you have it. “Where The Popsicles Are” has come to an end. I tried to heed the King’s advice to the White … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-148

“Courage is not the absence of fear or despair; it is the capacity to continue on despite them, no matter how great or overwhelming they become.”–Robert Fanney Friday, April 4, 2008. Dorinda couldn’t get a blood pressure reading out of … Continue reading

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“Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.”-Khalil Gibran The Easter weekend of 2008 was a far different one from so many of the others we had shared at 1205 N. Mandan Street. Usually Easter Sunday … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-129

This wasn’t supposed to happen. The radiation, surgeries and chemotherapy going back to 1996, 1998, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007 were supposed to work. They didn’t. I think that’s what made the news from Dr. Thomas so devastating. The … Continue reading

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