Tag Archives: friendship

Learning how to be friends

Elisa and Nicole got me thinking about friendship today. About the work of deepening into friendship.  The time it takes to really know another person.  The challenging of really ever getting to know another person. It seems that we speak the same … Continue reading

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Can I come over to your house?

A sweet thing happened recently in my blogging world. My childhood best friend, Carol, suddenly appeared with a comment on my Neil Armstrong tribute post!  What do you know! (The tribute talked about Carol and me sleeping out in my parent’s … Continue reading

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The joke my 90-year old friend shared

OK, readers, be forewarned. I do not tell jokes well. Hence, I rarely tell jokes at all. However, I just returned from coffee and sinful snacks with my 90-year old friend.  Her name is Anita. She likes to tell jokes. … Continue reading

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I am going to (*******) with my new (****) when all the (******)have fallen

Can you guess the answer to yesterday’s guessing game from the blog title? I hope so. But we’ll let you think for a few more minutes before revealing the answer.  (Which really probably isn’t that interesting to anyone else, but … Continue reading

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The second blog you’ve all been waiting for…Meet my friend & blog-reader Susan from across the bay!

Hello readers!  This is the second in a series of introductions.  Did you remember I promised (way back in August) to introduce you to some of the regular blog readers/commenters ?  The first one was Laurie Buchanan.  The second guest blog … Continue reading

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Please meet two of my dearest friends

Thank you, Scott Thomas, for the portraiture assignment.  Thank you so much.  Without this assignment, I would have missed the opportunity to photograph two of my dear friends. Thank you, dear Catherine and Jan, for agreeing so readily to allow … Continue reading

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You can’t hug your imaginary Internet friends…

Years ago, maybe in the beginning of my blogging career, two non-computer non-Internet friends gasped in horror, “Your Internet friends are not real!” (They did not gasp simultaneously, but gasped with the same frowning disbelief in the space of a couple … Continue reading

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When the comments are as good (or better) than the blog…

The cell rang as I drove back home Wednesday morning.  It was Barry. “Hi, hon!” he said enthusiastically.  It was about 7 a.m. and I had a seven hour drive ahead.  I tried to match his enthusiasm. “You know,” he … Continue reading

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