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Advice to a young blogger

Dear Blogging Tyke, come and sit on Grandma’s knees and I will tell you the Blogging Secrets of Life. (What? you gasp.  I’m no tyke! And you’re no grandma!  And your knees certainly don’t look sturdy enough to sit upon!) … Continue reading

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With tears streaming down my face…

It’s my daughter’s fault. She ignited a memory this morning, a very cherished memory of our children’s elementary years. As many of you know, we live in a small township with about 460 residents (down twenty folks since the 2000 … Continue reading

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When a legally blind man calls you “Gorgeous”

Life is really super-duper absolutely inarguably funny. Two days ago I wrote a Farewell for a Little While post.  See ya @ Thanksgiving, readers, because creative fields must lie fallow.  (Oh how Munira and Lisa and I love the word “fallow”.  Isn’t … Continue reading

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Here comes that white-faced blood-sucking vampire again

Disclaimer:  I am not a vampire kind of girl. Vampire epics, horror movies, suspense DVDs or books…no. I would rather read historical fiction or melt into a romantic chick-flick. Vampires? You’ve got to be kidding. Which is why it’s truly … Continue reading

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Why life on earth might be perfectly “fair”

See, God or Allah or Goddess or the Almighty–whatever you call Him or Her, produces this Earth Show. He’s hired a director, someone like Jesus or Buddha, except maybe they’ve never been planetary-bound, maybe someone like St. Oleander or Baba … Continue reading

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