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Skype with Julie

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Tonight I did my first ever trans-Atlantic Skype chat with my six-week-old niece Julie.

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Julie for Prime Minister

Beirut
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The Top 10 Reasons my four-week-old niece Julie would make a great Lebanese Prime Minister are…

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O that I were a glove…

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Why does this pho­to­graph fill me with so much joy? Why does the sight of my younger broth­er hold­ing his new­born daugh­ter Julie make me want to live to be a hun­dred?

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A Child is Born

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On Christmas Eve, Julie kicked and screamed her way through a C-sec­tion, arriv­ing in Indianapolis, a tiny spot on the west­ern hemi­sphere of Planet Earth.

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Don’t Be a Boob

Artists
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Breast Cancer is fatal. Chemotherapy is debil­i­tat­ing. Bald women are unat­trac­tive. And most impor­tant­ly, we shouldn’t talk about all this. These are just some of the stig­mas sur­round­ing breast can­cer.

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Bubble

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A child sits at the doorstep of her house with a can of soap in her hand. She’s hap­py but bored, so she puts the can to her lips and blows.

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