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Medicaid Expansion

On Sunday, I will be joining a few other willing souls in Latah County and go knocking door to door in search of signatures to get Medicaid Expansion in Idaho on the ballot this Fall. I could go into all … Continue reading

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As likely many of you know, I have thrown my hat in the ring and decided to run for public office. I am actively campaigning for the title of Latah County Commissioner, District 1. It will be an open seat, … Continue reading

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A Chocolate Atom

I’ve been on the road a whole bunch this last month. 1st, I went to visit Jasper in Denver. He is entrenched in his Masters of Education. We went dancing. We spent a couple of nights in Boulder visiting my … Continue reading

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Pink

I attended the Women’s March on the Palouse last weekend. I made 4 hats. They were pink. Different shades, some were striped, but they were pink. There were a lot of other pink hats at the march, and many, many, … Continue reading

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Awake

It’s 3:30 in the morning, and I am awake. I am awake because Greg got up at 3, kissed me softly, and then slipped out of bed. I am awake because it was cold in the wee hours. We heat … Continue reading

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Idaho

30 years ago, I visited ID for the first time. I had moved from Tahoe to Corvallis, OR to be with a boy I had met 2 years before that. 3 short months into my move to a new state, … Continue reading

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When Jasper was a little guy, he was a man of very few words. He had a lot of ear infections, so was at risk for speech delay. The therapist came to evaluate him at 18 months, and she concluded … Continue reading

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