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Did you say volcano? Yes I did!

Today was another long one, with a trip to see one of America’s and indeed the world’s, famous volcanos.
Mt St Helens.
The drive there took us through some of the most beautiful countryside I’ve seen in a long time, and the changing colours of Autumn made it even more spectacular. 339 more words

Personal & Family

A Good Bye To Gluten

Dear Gluten,

Hi. Umm. I know I just saw you a few hours ago. It was a really good time. You were being all warm and delicious, coating a piece of chicken tender. 317 more words

The Clouds Come Calling

The Clouds Come Calling

Starry skies

Look down on her

While she looks down

Upon lights below

Not knowing

She is observed

Feeling alone

Seeking to be away… 240 more words


Desolation in the Confessional.

I went to Confession yesterday. It was long overdue. I know that there is a spiritual reality to Reconciliation that is real regardless of our experience of it, regardless even of the priest standing in the breach between us and God. 323 more words


Years of Malady (2011, me thinks)

Years of malady

By Joanna M. Conde

Alone in the sands of Carosa

I sit, simmer, and think

of you and nothing but you.

As early as thirteen, 375 more words


We Are The Goon Squad And We're Coming To Town, Beep Beep

There’s a brand new dance
but I don’t know its name
That people from bad homes
do again and again
It’s big and it’s bland…

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I want to go

The good just don’t live long enough
The bad just hang around
Who understands the way it is
Or if the logic’s sound.
We all hope there’s a purpose… 165 more words