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Welcome Home, From HELL

May 16, 2013


In response to Hayley’s piece from yesterday, the question about how the three young women who were prisoners in a Cleveland home for a decade, go on, I have no answers. I’m sure that balloons and stuffed animals are not going to make things right.  I work with young women and grown women and young [...]

Addio Vs. Ciao: A Daughter’s Italian Journey & A Mother’s Deepest Fear

July 18, 2011


Guest Post By Gail Doktor There are two ways to say good-bye: Forever, or see you again soon. In Italian “addio” means “to God” and is a permanent good-bye. You’d say it to someone who won’t be returning. Or someone who is dying. By contrast, “ciao” or “arrivaderci” means something like “until the next time [...]