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    2020: A Promising Year!

    A new year always gives me new hope, that this year will be better than the last. It often is. One reason is because I am older and more able to handle what comes next. And another is because life…

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    Looking Back, Looking Forward

    It’s that time of year when we think back on the past year and set our sights on the new one. Here’s my two cents. There have been plenty of drawbacks or disappointments in 2018. I missed my daughter and…

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    2016: A good year for the arts

    2016: A good year for the arts On New Year’s Eve, my husband and I usually celebrate in downtown Anchorage. We go to the Anchorage Museum, have dinner at Sacks, watch fireworks, see the gingerbread village in the Captain Cook…

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    Not Really Resolutions 1/4/2013

    Many people find New Year resolutions a losing proposition. I did, and I was looking for something that would be more meaningful to me than “Exercise more.” A few years ago, when O Magazine suggested writing priorities, I started doing…