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Beverly Beckham

Beverly Beckham is a columnist for the Globe’s regional editions.

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Beverly Beckham

Reflections on the lost art of diagramming sentences

By Beverly Beckham,

At St. Mark’s Parish School in Dorchester, the sisters told me that diagramming sentences was a necessary precursor to learning the King’s English.

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Obsessed with singing, and loving it

By Beverly Beckham,

My kids say that I have an obsessive personality, that once I get interested in something I don’t lose interest until I know all I can or until I am no longer interested.

Beverly Beckham

Access to my random memory

By Beverly Beckham, Globe Correspondent

An unexpected lesson about how computer memories are not so different from human ones.

Beverly Beckham

Growing up, but not grown up

By Beverly Beckham,

I’ve been photographing my grandchildren since they were born, and again this year I snapped pictures of them on the first day of school.