Category Archives: history

A Different List Of Classic Gothic Literature

The best Gothic novels The following list is not supposed to represent the ten most definitive Gothic novels ever published – it’s a list to inspire debate and discussion as much as it is a list of recommendations of classic … Continue reading

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Writing 101, Day Two: A Room with a View (Or Just a View) | The Daily Post

Writing 101, Day Two: A Room with a View (Or Just a View) | The Daily Post. I closed my eyes preparing for the step through Time and Space, like moving through a doorway from one room to the next.  … Continue reading

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Being Given The Runaround?

Yesterday was an extremely emotional and mentally exhausted day due to pain, fatigue, and nerves. With chronic pain these symptoms are always present. You can get around them, of course, but you have to be as clear headed as possible. … Continue reading

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Keystone State shipwreck: Shipwreck hunter finds mysterious 1861 Lake Huron ship – San Diego Top News | Examiner.com

Keystone State shipwreck: Shipwreck hunter finds mysterious 1861 Lake Huron ship – San Diego Top News | Examiner.com. Archeology, paleontology, anthropology are all interests of mine.  When finds of sunken ships and discoveries really whet my whistle to know more.  … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Cuteness

I am so happy to have my Willie Fu.

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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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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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Twerking

    “Also known as dirty dancing. When a woman slams her bottom on a mans pelvic area while dancing. The man can also lunge his pelvic area forward for a harder bang. This usually performed in a dance club … 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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Emily Post, Part XV

They shuffled into the room. Wilhelmina and Arthur exchanged hugs and European kisses – kissing both cheeks. As they drew more into the room it seemed to expand. The positioning of furniture, a small table with six chairs around it, … Continue reading

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