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Feb 25, 2011
via The Great Debate UK

Since he’s been gone


Susan Lapinski of New York City is an award-winning journalist who co-authored the book “In a Family Way” with her late husband, Michael deCourcy Hinds. The opinions expressed are her own. Thomson Reuters will host a follow-the-sun live blog on March 8, 2011, the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day.

There are more than 13 million widows in the United States of America, and sadly, I am one of them. I miss Michael, the six-foot-five-inch leprechaun I married, for a million reasons–maybe most of all because he made me laugh every day we were together.

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      "Susan Lapinski and her late husband Michael deCourcy Hinds co-authored "In a Family Way: A Husband and Wife's Diary of Pregnancy, Birth and the First Year of Parenthood." As a journalist, Susan Lapinski has won first prize from the Education Writers Association and three National Magazine Award nominations. She was formerly the editor of Working Mother and Sesame Street Parents magazines, and was also the articles editor of Child magazine. Recently she wrote profiles of six Scholars of Islam for the Carnegie Corporation of New York. She is currently at work on a memoir and lives in New York City. ..."
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