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Turning 50

A retrospective look on marriage, letting go, and chosen family

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A retrospective look on marriage, letting go, and chosen family

This is Me at 50 series: You can’t write a blog about reflections and lessons learned at 50 without sharing some of the hardest ones. In this case someone who I spent almost half of my life with, my husband of 17 years. Note: I wrote this blog back on July 6th. It took me six months to build up the courage to share it.

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God Gave Mama Another Chance

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God Gave Mama Another Chance

This is the second installment of, “This is Me at 50” that came out of our life-writing class prompt to write about our birth. I was born following the stillbirth of my sister, Mary Cecile, and as my parents were separating....

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28 days until 50

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28 days until 50

Court writes about turning 50, and with this post kicks off a series of stories she's compiling for a book about taking inventory of our lives at big milestones. Here, she shares her reflections on the heartache of infertility.

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