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The Most Important Test

In a couple hours, I will be going for the test that once saved my life, or in the very least my breast. After a lapse of four years, I am going for my mammogram. Once during an appointment a … Continue reading

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A Gentle Reminder at Two in the Morning.

In the early hours of the morning, I lay there awake listening to the radio playing softly behind me. I haven’t done this in months. After my husband died, I would awaken often during the night. Over the course of … Continue reading

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Lessons I am Being Taught

Our testing is ongoing. I do recognize the fact I am being taught and tested. Life and the struggles that come with it are like the fire that purifies precious metals. It isn’t meant to be easy, as easy lessons … Continue reading

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Memories and Growth

Memories can be an amazing gauge. How far have you come?  Have you healed? Have you grown? Have you distanced yourself from the pain you felt back then, whether it was physical, mental or emotional? That is one of the … Continue reading

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Turning the Page

That’s life right? Each day is a new page, dawn’s light brings the new beginning and the hour we decide to call it done, is page end. As our eyes open, we are gifted with the opportunity to create out … Continue reading

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A Tourist of Life

That inner tourist, from a different perspective. I have lived for most of my life in the same area. I currently live in the house I grew up in, on a dead end dirt road out in a  rural area. … Continue reading

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August Twelfth; In This My Month of Birth, if I Could Ask For a Gift, It Would Be..

 Calm I would ask for calm in the storm. One of the worst of nature’s storms I have ever faced, was Hurricane Hugo. I realize that there are those who have had worse. Those living on the coast when and … Continue reading

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July Seventeenth; Finding My Satisfaction

From where, do I get my satisfaction?  In what, am I satisfied? Is it important, to be satisfied or should there be a hunger for more? Questions, questions. Are there answers, or mere food for contemplation? A few miles from … 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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June Twenty-fourth; Eternity to Reach Eternity

 It feels as if it has been an eternity, since that day so long ago. Yet, even with the passing of time, I remember. You had been sick. You thought you had the flu and had parked your truck at … Continue reading

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