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Spiritual Identity

We are enjoined by our traditions to be good. We are cajoled by our parents to be good. We hold a self image that we define as good, especially if we are particularly religious, spiritual, philosophical, political or traditional. I … Continue reading

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A Guilty Story

Lakshmi would not speak it aloud. She wouldn’t tell me what happened, not over the phone. A few minutes later she was sitting on the stoop, still reluctant, full of guilt, needing a gentle coax to get it out. Her … Continue reading

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