Category Archives: growth

July Twenty-fourth; The Two Sides of Acceptance

Is acceptance, a form of defeat? Or is it a catalyst toward change? Say we find ourselves in a situation that is not good. We have two options. We can accept and linger, or we can seek ways to escape … Continue reading

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Day 191; Footnotes of, This is a Test

 Well okay then. Today’s test brought to you courtesy of the Internal Revenue Service. I watched from the doorway to see if the mail carrier stopped at our mailbox. When they did, I headed up the drive to see what … Continue reading

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July Tenth; Lust

 I was second guessing my word choice this morning. The word lust is chained to immediate thoughts- by some- of sexual desire. But no, I’m not going any further in that direction other that to acknowledge that definition. I want … Continue reading

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July Sixth; The Goal of my Work

We will work our entire life, from the moment we are born, until the moment we take our last breath. I’m supposed to be working. I have tomatoes in there that I need to put up in some way. Until … Continue reading

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July Fifth; Considering Art and Artists

 I loved art class in high school. Not because it was an easy class, because with the instructor we had, it definitely wasn’t one of those throw away, fill the time until a have to take class. This person was … Continue reading

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Thoughts of This Day -Then and Now

Thoughts then… These are comments that I made in the past that showed up in my social media memories. I left off the dates because it isn’t the year that is as important as the thoughts. July 4th, Today, is one … Continue reading

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July Fourth, Considering A Different Type of Independence

 Yesterday the sound of fireworks began before dark and went long into the night. It was nearing midnight when I finally thought I could call it a night and that my two dogs would be okay. I looked and the … Continue reading

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July Third; Unexpected but not Unappreciated Growth

No great expectations.  I honestly didn’t have any really big expectations when I once again began seriously writing in my blog.  It was meant to be a way to pass the time and share a story or two. If I … Continue reading

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Day 183; Footnotes of How Does Your Garden Grow?

Oh….Wow. My garden is small, even smaller this year than usual. Money was tight and I could only afford so many plants. I have absolutely no luck trying to grow from seeds, so I try to catch when the plants … Continue reading

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Day 182; Footnotes of Tossing Out the Old

I managed to move most of the stuff that I took out of the massive head of my bed, back today. As a reminder, the headboard of my bed is one of those monster things  with cabinets on either side … Continue reading

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