since i've been gone...
i have finished three years of university
got a breast reduction
spent a summer in san francisco and met my niece and her girls there...
written a book
started planning grad school
read lots of books
written lots of papers
spent a birthday in NY City
visited my mom and dad
met my high school girlfriends again
held my sister's hand when she died of pancreatic cancer
cried a lot
have been present and accounted for