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What a clown!

Dolly Baruch

Dolly Baruch
Chicago area, Illinois, USA
April 23
The Matriarch
Just been writing forever and I always thought I was a better writer than I am but no matter, I write. Never thought I could paint but I love it so I do. Dancing and writing and painting fill me up. Some people think my kids are the most interesting part of me, and pretty much so did I until my late sixties. Now, I'M the most interesting part. I crack myself up! And I don't care so much whether I'm a great writer or artist or dancer or not, just so I do what I need to do - which is keep on writing and painting and dancing and living. To life! is my motto.


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APRIL 18, 2012 2:45PM

What I Learned from My Father

What I Learned from My Father


Dolly Baruch

April 18, 2012




There were some awful things I learned from my father - how angry one can get, what gambling and drinking does to a family, how to walk on eggshells.


There were wonderful things I learned… Read full post »

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JANUARY 7, 2011 2:53PM

Exactly One Year Ago

Two weeks after my heart attack 

 This is me about a month after my heart attack. Everything is gray! To see me in silver, look at my profile pictures. (And I'm about 40 pounds lighter in that shot).


Exactly one year ago, I had a massive heart attack. I am lucky to be alive. More… Read full post »