Category Archives: independence

Okay… here goes… there has been a lot of controversy surrounding this film… A LOT of controversy and I’m joining the fray. God help me… I am taking a page from James Rolfe and refusing to see this movie for … Continue reading

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A Soggy Fourth Of July 2016

Yesterday was a fabulous day.  The Husband and I went out on a date, just the two of us after he was finally able to wake up.  Plans for going to church fell through at 8:06 AM yesterday morning because … Continue reading

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Jolie receives honorary damehood

Jolie receives honorary damehood. Sometimes when stars receive “honorary awards” I just want to roll my eyes because it feels fake, just another step on the popularity ladder.  This time I feel as though it is well-deserved.  Angelina Jolie has … Continue reading

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Arizona sheriff puts inmates on bread and water for desecrating U.S. flag

Arizona sheriff puts inmates on bread and water for desecrating U.S. flag. KMGN:  In this day and age of political correctness and being “friends” with your children instead of “parents” this punishment seems quite harsh doesn’t it.  Compared to what … Continue reading

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Yet another look and stuff….

I don’t know what it was about the last one, but it made me unhappy.  It just wasn’t “right” for this blog, and for me, so I am changing it earlier than the week I try to leave them up … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Having Willie around had begun to pay off as far as movement is concerned:  I am really moving A LOT!  The movement is more than I have had to do in a very long time, so there are some days … Continue reading

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