Tag Archives: love

  1. Open Love Letter to My Forever Friend (2016 Edition)

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    August 24, 2016 by Melanie L.

    Dear Ali, It’s our birthday month, August, again; the fifth since you’ve been gone.  I used to send you a birthday …
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  2. True Love Tarried

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    August 27, 2015 by Melanie L.

    I never owned a crystal ball.  Even if I did, I can assure you that I would have seen nothing in …
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  3. Open Love Letter to My Forever Friend (2015 Edition)

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    August 24, 2015 by Melanie L.

    Dear Ali, It’s our birthday month, August, again; the fourth since you’ve been gone.  I used to send you a birthday …
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  4. Tug of Love

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    February 15, 2015 by Melanie L.

    I felt a vague pull emanating from the dark folds of time just beyond my horizon. I circled closer curious. The …
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  5. True Love Tarried

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    November 4, 2014 by Melanie L.

    I never owned a crystal ball.  Even if I did, I can assure you that I would have seen nothing in …
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  6. Discarded

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    July 15, 2014 by Melanie L.

    I, lovestruck, swooned upon receipt. He even remembered my favorites! But, I tossed them all, including those two-toned roses. They should …
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  7. Diagnosis: In Fifty Words

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    April 8, 2014 by Melanie L.

    “Ali’s sick? Did you hear?” “It’s just a rumor. She’d have called if it were true.” “Well, I’m calling her …
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Melanie L.

Melanie L.

I'm a happily re-married, full-time lawyer, and full-time mom raising two adorable vilde chayas (Yiddish: wild things) named Monkey and Peanut (not their real names!). I am often seen in public counting to three. In addition to parenting and writing, I also love photography, cosmology, evolutionary anthropology, and all things Israel.

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