Monthly Archives: June 2013

Wanda Hickey and the Frog Pond

by cheri block May and June signal prom time in American high schools. You know,  the Junior Prom and the Senior Ball, lavish dress-up galas where fully blossomed women wear tiny satin purple dresses and stiletto pumps and boys who … Continue reading

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A recently discovered DNA thread: Forwarding Frightening News

by cheri block sabraw This morning  I forwarded an article from The Wall Street Journal to my son about the SARS-like virus in the Middle East. You see, their nanny is traveling in Tunisia at this moment and will be … Continue reading

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