Giving Up the Homeplace

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My sister and I, along with our husbands, have done a lot of work since I last wrote on Medium. I haven’t had time to stay active here, and I never knew the death of our last parent would be so demanding of time and energy.

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Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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Carol Burt

Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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