Monthly Archives: April 2014

Happy

It is rainy and gloomy here in Kentucky, but this song makes me smile Advertisements

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IF YOU LOOK GREAT BUT FEEL LIKE CRAP, SMILE!

Originally posted on Serendipity Seeking Intelligent Life on Earth:
I decided to take a selfie this morning. I look pretty good. I walk like Quasimodo and mumble “Oy” under my breath a lot. My chest hurts … not only the new…

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April Showers Brings May Flowers And Books!

The past week was Bright Week for us in the Eastern Orthodox tradition.  A time of joy and celebration of the Risen Christ.  I didn’t get to make it to Bright Sunday because of pain:  I just wasn’t sure I … Continue reading

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Pascha 2014 & Life In General

Pascha 2014 has come and gone, but the joy of the celebration of Christ having arisen is still with us during this wonderful time of Bright Week (the week after Pascha/Easter). This year I was in terrible pain when Pascha … Continue reading

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The other side of fear

Originally posted on Cristian Mihai:
“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” – Jack Canfield Let me tell you about fear. It’s poison. It’s poison for your mind. It makes you lose control, it makes you freeze,…

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Schedule Photos to Post Automatically with Postbot

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
We’re big fans of photography here at WordPress.com, and we know that a lot of you are, too. Sometimes we’ll take a bunch of photos and want to post them, one at a time,…

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Recommended Reading: Bird By Bird

Originally posted on The Daily Post:
I referenced Anne Lamott’s Bird by Bird: Some Instructions in Writing and Life in last week’s “Five Posts to Write Right Now,” and we’ve used her in Blogging 101 assignments as well. Personally, I turn to this…

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Book Review: Pines, by Blake Crouch

I have discovered a wonderful new author to read in the thriller genre: Blake Crouch. Originally I began reading Pines because it was a free read from Kindle. I finished reading it because it was difficult to put down! The … Continue reading

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Better Tagging for Increased Traffic

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
What interests you? Cooking? Drawing? Photography? Fishing? Travel? No matter your hobby or passion, there is a community of people on WordPress.com who share your interests. Exploring tags in the Reader is a…

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118th Running Of The Boston Marathon

Today is the running of the 118th Boston Marathon. One year ago, on April 15th, 2013, the “Boston Bombers” killed three innocent people and injured many others. The attack was designed to cause pain, fear, and chaos. It succeeded in … Continue reading

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