My Friend

Hello, my never far away friend. We’ve walked, ridden, sailed, flown and sat together through thousands of miles. Perhaps the only consistent presence in a life filled with people, experiences, noises.  When not a co-star, always a background player. Waiting in the wings for the opportunity to steal the scene.  A constant reminder of what […]

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Bucket List – Top 20

Have I told you I love tennis?  If not – I love tennis.  I can’t play for squat, but I enjoy watching it.  I can’t even remember when my obsession with the game began.  We didn’t play or watch tennis in my house growing up. I think I maybe tried a few times in college […]

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The Inartful Art of Unfriending

Let’s be honest here for a second. Have you ever been unfriended on social media?  Have you unfriended?  The answer for me on both these questions is yes.  If I’m asking you to be honest, I guess I need to be as well. The act of unfriending someone can be super satisfying. (Remember how I […]

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Reading Challenge Update and Some Random Things I Like Right Now

Yesterday’s blog was a bit depressing – so I thought today I’d lighten the mood a bit and give you an update on how my self-imposed reading challenge is going.  I’m also going to throw in some links to few things I’ve found lately that have made me think, smile, and/or cry. Hope you enjoy! […]

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Screaming into the wind

You know that feeling you get when there is something you really want to say, the words are right at the tip of your tongue, but you just can’t articulate what your mind is spinning around in your thoughts through words?  No?  Am I the only one?  Maybe, but this is my blog, so you […]

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Doughnut forget!

I read, listened to and watched three different things today (in three different forms of media) that in one way or another, encouraged a person who says they love to write, to actually get to writing!  By the end of the third experience, I felt like I had  received a not very subtle hint that […]

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Dive In

This morning began at 5 a.m. 5 A.M.!!! Why 5 a.m. you ask? Because, as I pointed out yesterday, my goal this summer is to find ways for us to beat the heat without beating up each other.

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