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Aunt Fiona

Today I started writing a new story. It’s a dark comedy about death and ghosts (or at least that is what I initially planned it to be). 139 more words


Munro bagging

In many ways, I wish this post was about ascending Scottish peaks in the steps of Sir High Munro – but it isn’t.  I do have an ambition to bag a Munro or two, but something has always put me off – not the distance nor the hard-work, but the hideous ubiquity of small biting insects which (I fear) would be all too keen to taste of my virgin blood.   368 more words

Planning an Unconventional Baby Shower | Aunt Suitcasey

My brother and sister-in-law are having their first child, a girl, my first niece! Because I’m the only sister/sister-in-law I wanted to be the one to plan the baby shower. 571 more words


The Tyrant: A History

When trying to decide what to write about, I get bombarded with ideas. I don’t remember a lot of the stories, but the ones that I do remember are worth documenting. 1,144 more words

Mental Illness

Suspect Arrested In The Murder Of Matt Barnes’ Aunt

SACRAMENTO (CBSLA.com) — Authorities in Northern California have arrested a suspect in the murder of Matt Barnes’ aunt.

Michael Williams, Tanganyika Hoover’s ex-husband, was in the custody of Sacrament police Tuesday, according to a tweet posted by the law enforcement agency. 61 more words


A Visitor, the Chaos, and Love All Around

We had a visitor today.

And it was total chaos.

My crew, every single one of them, were loud and boisterous and jumping around or lying on the floor.  478 more words

How to Just Be Grateful for the Glass

As a kid I remember going to visit my aunt; she was such a diva, embracing life as if every single experience was lavish. Her apartment was tiny, but furnished with the most beautiful antiques and furniture, like her own little museum. 330 more words