The Memoirist
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The Memoirist

FAMILY | HEALTH

Dad Taught Me How to Die, but Ran Me Through the Mill First

He was my dad, but I became his mom, and it was exhausting

Author and her father, 1983

As a thinking woman without children to raise, I’ve spent decades engaged in gloriously selfish behavior.

Three university degrees. Shopping for what I want, whenever. Working full-time all…

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Debra Groves Harman, MEd

Debra Groves Harman, MEd

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Top Writer | published memoirist--Love and Loss in Cambodia | EIC The Narrative Arc & The Wind Phone | retired teacher | naturalist | musician | traveler