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I Tell Ya…SOME Stories……

By this I mean:  Some stories will not let themselves be told except in a certain medium.  Usually my stories come out by typing steadily, sometimes doggedly at the keyboard.  Some stories, however, will not let themselves be told except … Continue reading

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Monday Musings #347

Much to my surprise I received several comments – most had to be deleted because of foul, offensive language – about the state of my abode from yesterday’s picture.  Yes, the house is a mess.  Does anyone want to come … Continue reading

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Still Sniffling & Progressing

  Husband went to bed early last night and left me up to my own devices.  I was just going to watch Elementary and call it a night myself, but ended up falling into a sci fi novel, A Soldier’s … Continue reading

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Progress Report & Sniffles

  I feel as if I am coming down with the same thing dear Husband has.  He has still made it to work though, which means I can, too.   The words are having to fight their way through icky … Continue reading

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In Need of a Playlist

Writing.  Writing.  Writing.  Erasing.  Saving.  New words and old words combine to make a novel when you are in the throes of a re-write like I am.  Because last week was such a difficult writing week, I had almost decided … Continue reading

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Rainy Thursdays Ain’t So Bad….

It is raining.  I felt the rain coming in last night actually.  Having arthritis is not fun, but sometimes it is useful – like predicting the weather changes.  Luckily the temperatures haven’t dropped horribly, so the pain isn’t as bad … Continue reading

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Gained Life Experience Points! Level up!

  An even happened last Sunday, September 22, that has had me processing and re-processing certain things about myself.  As you may have guessed, I have been really looking at the things I don’t like about myself.  I actually made … Continue reading

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A Review of “The Spoon Theory”

  Since I made a comment about “energy spoons” on Facebook, I have had several comments on Facebook and in e-mails just what that is.  Since I mention this phrase quite a bit, I thought it would be good just … Continue reading

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The Blissful Annoyance of Computers & Other Things

Yesterday was a very bad physical day for me:  I had a sore place on my bum and it was itching so much it burned.  Why?  Not sure, but both Carlos and I believe it was a spider bite of … Continue reading

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Not Forgotten

Hello Dear Readers, It has been a while hasn’t it?  I am sorry for the silence.  There has been a pretty good bout of pain because of the arthritis and there has also been a death in my family.  My … Continue reading

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