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What I Did When a Music Festival Demanded I “Prove” My Disability

One of my favorite bands put on a music festival┬╣ in April that I’d been looking forward to for months. I had hung out online the day tickets were released, to catch some before they sold out. I made hotel reservations way in advance. And I planned what food I’d bring with me to keep… Continue reading What I Did When a Music Festival Demanded I “Prove” My Disability

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Jane Austen’s Caution to Female Patients

I’m reading Northanger Abbey. It is a spoof of gothic novels of Jane Austen’s time, so I suspect I’m missing a lot of the humor. To understand it better, I’ve downloaded — free — some of the novels read by Northanger Abbey’s heroine, Catherine Morland. On that magical day when I’ll have time to read… Continue reading Jane Austen’s Caution to Female Patients