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A New Scary

Mina and I knew this day would come for a couple of months now, but it was an abstract concept with no date attached to it. Somehow that seemed to render it not so real…yet. The date is set. Friday, Mina’s dad begins his sabbatical in Turkey for the next few months and life shifts… Read More A New Scary

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Bones and Boxing

It has been about 2 weeks since I went back to Kickboxing. Reactions of my new exercise choice ranged from surprise to concern from friends and family. Surprise because it didn’t seem to fit the image they had of me in their head; Concern because of my hip condition: Avascular Necrosis of the femoral head.… Read More Bones and Boxing