Family challenges

Florence, Forever Young

That’s not my daughter’s real name — it’s my pet name for her and although now over 40 years old she will be forever young

My daughter, Florence. Author picture by James Marinero

Early months of worry

She was three months old and had been having difficulty keeping her feeds down. The doctor examined her…




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James Marinero

James Marinero

Follow me for a varied Top Writer diet: true stories, humor, tech, AI, travel, geopolitics and small business tips as I write around the world on my old boat.

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