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April Twelfth: Yesterday’s Adventures

Yesterday, was an interesting adventure. Usually I am in no hurry to get dressed as usually I’m not going anywhere. I’m happy and content here in my own little house, drinking coffee and minding my own business. But..yesterday. For what … Continue reading

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February Tenth; I Just Lied to My Mother

It was a lie of omission, but still an untruth. The other day I finally got around to making the appointment to get my taxes done. Being that math and I do not get along at all, I avoid it … Continue reading

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Day Twenty-two Footnotes and Memories

Found this lurking in my memories today. Written in 2016 and shared without changes. When my brothers and I were growing up our maternal grandparents lived next door. During the summers we spent more time with them than at home … Continue reading

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January Twentieth; A Totally Different World

“What are you going to do today?” ¬†Nearly every time I hear that question it doesn’t matter what I was going to do, those plans were just changed. Today mom and I will be returning to the big box store … Continue reading

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November Eleventh; Are Words Enough?

What can I say, that hasn’t already been said? Are the words, “thank you” adequate? Are there any words, that can even begin to convey the depth of appreciation we should hold within our mind and heart? When one attempts … Continue reading

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October Fourteenth, The Greatest Lesson, Is Love

Today… When my mother called this morning before our conversation ended she told me that she had called my son before he left for work to ask him when he would be able to get her car inspected. She told … Continue reading

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October Fourth; Don’t Fear the Leash

Fear month. I was scrolling through social media while waiting on mom’s call. I came across a thread that I did not add my comments to because they were already stirred up and¬† calling each other names. Over a hundred … Continue reading

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September Twentieth; If

Sadness I’m sitting here, working on yet another cup of coffee while watching the sun playing a game of peek-a-boo through the overcast skies. The trees are dancing in the winds of a potential storm. Its nearing the end of … Continue reading

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My Heart Is Weeping

My heart weeps. I am sitting here, my world is as usual. Outside, the last of the day’s light is fading, the crickets and night birds are singing their night symphony. The not so stray cats are doing their alterations … Continue reading

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August Tenth; If I Could Ask For a Gift, In This My Month Of Birth

It would be ability. I have been sitting here for the last four hours attempting this. I’ve had false starts aplenty. I have thought of and rejected many ideas. I have saved and I have deleted because nothing felt right. … Continue reading

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