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What If

From the time our children are born we want nothing more than to give them a better life, it’s a ...

Success

As a society maybe we should re-evaluate our expectations regarding what it means to be a success. Too many feel ...

MOMS

This salute goes out to all the Mothers I have had the priviledge of knowing and all the ones I ...

Where were you when????

Where were you when?................................. All someone needs to ask is one question with a few minor changes to prompt heated ...

A Pocketful of Angst

I just received another delivery of emotional baggage today. Can it be too much to ask for it all to ...

Techno Woes

I didn’t want to do it, but I was forced into it…….I had to get a new phone. I had ...

why is no one talking?

What happened to caring about the world? Have we been so inundated with the effects of Charlie Sheenism and Lindsey ...

Without Warning

The people in Japan have been on my mind constantly since the tragedy occurred. I wrote this poem in their ...

Closing the door on a decade

And so it begins........closing another chapter on the book of my life. I have spent the last 9 ½ years ...

Job Search Dinosaur

The advent of technology is great, a wondrous thing to behold. Or so I thought, until I had to re-enter ...

THOUGHTS OF MY DAD ON VETERANS DAY

A box was delivered to my home today. I felt as though I had been blindsided as I looked at ...

EGGSTORDINARY STORY

Eggbert’s shell was getting ever so tight, so much so, he could hardly move. He was not able to do ...

Cars a Blessing or a Curse?

Oh, cars, both a blessing and a curse. Joyous wonders to behold. When in good running condition, all is right ...

Pesky Piercings and Other family Issues

My husband is a reactionary, emotional; the glass is half empty kind of guy. I love him immensely because he ...

Cookin with mama

Learning to Cook Grandma’s and Mama’s Way Tough times have hit our country again. The current difference is there are ...

Domestic Downsizing or How to Put an Elephant in a Baggy

With the onset of health issues regarding both my dad and mother-in-law, we opted to move to a larger house ...

Anatomy of a Divorce

Picture a family. Three innocent little girls, torn totally apart, caught in the middle of a divorce. Used as pawns ...

Shanty Town USA

Shanty Town. The newscast came on and I stared at the T.V. in disbelief. “There are 2500 new homeless in ...

The State of the Status Quo

The world is caught in a whirlwind of madness and we're all trapped in the middle of the storm. At ...

I Towed You So-The Saga Continues

When you last found me it was three weeks ago when my Automotive Karma wore out. That's when the engine ...

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