Category Archives: the nation

Va suicide hotline workers ripped for failing vets

This news made me so angry!  I know a lot of veterans.  My Daddy was a WWII vet.  He held a bronze star.  Several family members are veterans and several close friends are vets.  They should have far more respect … 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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With Windows and Doors Open

  Getting used to all of the changes in my world, i.e. moving from house to the apartment, having a serious arthritis flair and a new puppy has made settling in for summer rather surreal.  I am not used to … Continue reading

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In all sincerity, HOO! RAH!

I love and admire our military men and women.  It was my dream as a little girl to be in the armed forces.  My Dad was in the Army during World War II, along with his brother, Ova.  A Marine.  … Continue reading

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Does anyone remember this music?

Posted in 2013, animals, beautiful, books, celebrities, family, fantasy, fiction, friends, funny, good days, good times, history, life, links of interest, music, Nostalgia, photos, pictures, the internets, the nation, The USA, tv, Uncategorized, writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Sunshine and Rain

This has truly been an interesting weekend.  It has actually been an interesting month.  So far.  Keeping the household going as well as the writing and myself has proven to be…difficult.  You all know about how the stomach flu knocked … Continue reading

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Cold and Blowing in the Wind

  I have been pondering how I am going to explain what is going on in my little part of the world without sounding as if I am whining and complaining.  There is reason why I could whine and complain, … Continue reading

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A Story of Emily Post, Part XIX

  Everything stopped. Time ceased to exist. Emily didn’t dare breathe in case she interrupts the pause. Three strangers were turned to her; their faces were expectant.   Her life had been normal once – hadn’t it? She got up … Continue reading

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A Story of Emily Post, Part VIII

              Emily Post, Part VIII   In the distance Emily heard voices.  She couldn’t understand what they were saying or tell who was speaking at first.  There were two men and a woman.  The woman … Continue reading

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I Got’s A Question…

Posted in 2012, celebrations, celebrities, friends, funny, movies, pain, pets, pictures, Polls, science fantasy, science fiction, solos, sports, Star Wars, stories, sweater(s), the nation, The USA, tv, Uncategorized, videos, wheelchairs, Writers, writing, writing projects | Leave a comment