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My own usefulness

I resonate with this:

Like a doctor, I learned to create
from another’s suffering my own usefulness, and once
you know how to do this, you can never refuse.
To every house you enter, you must offer
healing: a chocolate cake you baked yourself,
the blessing of your voice, your chaste touch.

-Julia Kasdorf

“What I Learned from my Mother”

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My job and my family keep me inspired and laughing by turns. Here's a taste.

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