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March Fourteenth; A Chapter In The Story

What day is it? Other than it being Monday, bane to many, according to the National Day Today web site, it is a very diverse day indeed. https://nationaltoday.com/ From the selection, I chose to write my story. But which part … Continue reading

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March Sixth; In Memory and Honor

One reason why I participate in Relay for Life. I have two brothers, one who lives on the other side of town and one who now resides in Heaven. He was twenty-three months younger than me, but so much more … Continue reading

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February Twenty-eighth; Not Alone

I decided to do it again anyway, just a little differently. I recently signed up for our local Relay for Life event, only this time as a team member instead of captain. Try as I might, with such limited resources, … Continue reading

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November Twenty-fifth May we Remember, Realize and be Grateful

And it has begun. I wandered into the kitchen and started a pot of coffee. I have fed the cats and added wood to the wood stove. I’ll have to check and see if the fire built back up as … Continue reading

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November Twelfth Thankful for Distance

Distance The conversation went from talking about my grand or great nephew (both fit in several ways) bagging a deer to her washing machine to my past relationships. How? With mom it is easy. At the point where it became … Continue reading

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September Twenty-ninth Moving Beyond and Through A Jaded Heart To One of Kindness and Compassion

We become desensitized. I recall as a child, seeing the commercials on television for the starving children. I saw the commercials for the animals being mistreated. The commercials did to a child’s heart what they intended. Other kids were hungry … Continue reading

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September Twenty-eighth; When a Come Apart, is a Come Together

It happens. Life sometimes hands us stuff that sends us right to the edge of a come apart. I wrote a little about that yesterday, ‘come apart’ old time southern slang for losing your cool. There are obviously, some things … Continue reading

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Day270; Footnotes Its All Ducky Preparing for Show and Shine

DING!! Star, my Jeep, was letting me know something. I needed to go to the bank today. I was being sort of lazy and didn’t want to go for what ever reason. I finished my morning post, after lunch, and … Continue reading

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Day 258; Footnotes Thoughts on Love Like Lauren and Jeep Show and Shine

If you know me, if you have read some of the things I share…you know I am not one to just jump in the car and go. Once upon a time I did. Once upon a time I felt braver. … Continue reading

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Childhood Cancer Awareness and a Benefit to Help Fight This Enemy

I…am an adult cancer survivor. I went into battle when I was fifty years old. I faced my opponent of breast cancer and won. A lumpectomy, radiation treatments and three years of medication and I walked away. I….walked…away. Within months … Continue reading

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