Author Archives: Henrietta Handy

About Henrietta Handy

I am a Kentucky mountain girl far from home, perhaps far from the girl years. I am an aspiring writer with a wonderful husband who puts up with this writing and reading addiction I have. He also puts up with all of the yarn and knitting. I have four canine children and a ton of friends I love dearly. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 2 1/2 and have still managed to have a good life despite all the pain. So, I invite you to join me in this journey and just possibly have fun along the way.

‘You Wouldn’t Think the Ashes of a Man Would Be So Heavy’: Remembering Sam Shepard

Originally posted on Longreads:
Broadway World reports today that Oscar-nominated actor and Pulitzer-winning playwright Sam Shepard has died at 73 of complications from ALS, AKA Lou Gherig’s disease. In recent years, Shepard was best known as an actor, in the…

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Out And Getting Close To About

Out of hospital.  I do not have epilepsy! So, what is it? They don’t know.  It could be a stress response to the chronic pain.  For this possibility I am heading back to pain management for a do-over, or whatever … Continue reading

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Day 1 In Hospital

Well, we made it to the hospital on time.  Checked in, and I am sporting a very interesting hair style.  Yes, you’re getting a picture.  I can’t not share because I look SO dorky! Since The Husband and I were … Continue reading

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Sleep, Or A Lack Thereof

I play a lot of video games at night these days.  When I have seizures, there is a time where I sleep from 20 minutes to 12 hours.  When this time is over, I am awake.  I am awake and … Continue reading

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Going On A Journey, a.k.a. A New Kind Of Adventure

I am going on a journey of discovery.  It isn’t a journey I necessarily want to go on.  It is necessary.  Since May 2017, I was told the ‘full-body muscle spasms’ I was going through which were, and are, so … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Respite

Reading and writing go together.  I suppose you could have one without the other, but it wouldn’t be very much fun.  Well, for me at least.  Since the writing is going so well, the reading is also following a similar … Continue reading

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Connect to Your Fans and Followers with the New Social Icons Widget — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog: We’re excited to introduce the new Social Icons Widget, which allows you to connect with visitors on your favorite social media networks. The new widget supports over 40 popular social platforms, from the ubiquitous … Continue reading

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Rain And Words

It appears I am settling into a nice groove of reading and writing/writing and reading.  Since I am such a nerd about my books and keeping track of the series and books I want to read, there is a lot of … Continue reading

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A Summer’s Thought

There is promise of rain outside my window today.  Clouds are gray and the wind blows and turns the underside of the leaves up.  It has been doing this off and on all day.  Sometimes the wind will blow exceptionally … Continue reading

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Yay! Cover Reveal!

Originally posted on Richard M. Ankers – Author: Today is the big day.? At long last I can reveal the new covers for The Etenrals Series and the news that INTO ETERNITY will be released in the next few days. … Continue reading

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