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I dream of Joey

Joey was away for a couple of respite nights at a group home. Melissa and I planned to take a trip and visit some friends, but stuff of a maximum suck nature came up at work. 528 more words

Care Giving

Sailing Away

I joined Lyn Thruman‘s October Writing Challenge: Writing the Wisdom of the Soul. I am expanding, evolving, shining, and taking the reins in my journey. 343 more words

Natalia Erehnah

More Lifestyle Changes…

I’ve been trying to get this thing written and published for 3 days now. It’s getting absurd – I keep getting sidetracked or just fall asleep. 1,582 more words

Who was that masked man?

Or woman.

We received a very kind note and generous gift from a reader, thanking us for one of our recent posts.

The person was anonymous… although the postmark was from ’round these parts. 30 more words

Care Giving

Why me?

In the course of a longer conversation, Melissa said, “I know you don’t like all the care giving stuff you have to do.”  

There was no arguing the point; she was right.   447 more words

Care Giving

Accepting help and the lessons you learn

Here’s a “newsflash” for those who know me:  I’m not good at accepting help.

It’s not that I think I have all the answers or am invincible. 625 more words

At the gas station

I was filling up my car the other day, and decided to go into the convenience store to get a bottle of water.

A young Black woman was coming up at the same time.   331 more words

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