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An Appreciation for Column’s Insights

Editor, I want to thank you for Susan Velasquez’ column “Wisdom Workout” entitled “Finding Home,” in the Dec. 13 edition. It was so poignant and filled with the pathos of loneliness that it moved me greatly. How differently we people see and feel things...

Wisdom Workout

 Finding Home The Christmas season seems to generate emotional intensity for many. When I was a teenager growing up in New York, I remember the stark black tree limbs covered with clinging snow, the crunch of frozen white crystals under my feet, and the bitter cold that seemed to...