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Beverly Beckham

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

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Birthday cards may dazzle and sing, but they still fail me

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I go to the Hallmark store and search through greeting cards seeking the perfect one. And I fail once again.

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Splendid scenery on a winding road

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The beginning of everything is the hardest. When you have a baby with Down syndrome, the beginning is extra hard.

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Reflections on the lost art of diagramming sentences

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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

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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.