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  • What sort of person makes serious notations in ink of pink and sparkle?


    Last night, Instead of finding that particular quote I was looking for to substantiate some ludicrous statement I was trying to make, I ran into my own words and opinions. Here, tucked away in an old copy of Plato's "Statesmen" I became reacquainted with a version of myself that existed in 1994. This person was passionate. She wrote in black marker for common statements. And I have NO idea why she felt compelled to do it, but this version of Kirsten had the audacity to employ pink and navy glittery pens for her particularly bold ideas. She was amazing, actually. She wrote about things that I am completely positive the current version of myself is not able to digest. And yet there it is..in glitter stained pen.

    These days, my daughter reads most of her books on a nook. I wonder and worry about the fact that she will never meet herself again in glittery pen.
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