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I baked cornbread yesterday
The warm chewy, crumbly goodness
A delight to my carbs-deprived lips
A sudden hunger for something else
I haven’t had in a long time. 212 more words


what defines friendship?

Life has taught me a lot about friendships. I personally have made my mistakes in not being the best friend that I could be. I have definitely learned a lot over the years. 486 more words


Recovered Writing, PhD in English, Queer Studies, Summary of Elizabeth Freeman’s “Packing History, Count(er)ing Generations,” April 15, 2008

This is the forty-fourth post in a series that I call, “Recovered Writing.” I am going through my personal archive of undergraduate and graduate school writing, recovering those essays I consider interesting but that I am unlikely to revise for traditional publication, and posting those essays as-is on my blog in the hope of engaging others with these ideas that played a formative role in my development as a scholar and teacher.

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Kent State

Safe And Sound - Rain Falls - I am needed.

Tell me what, you said something that I could barley hear, fill me up, I heard something said other then what you are saying, blame my luck, it’s been known to help me out in times like these.  632 more words

Television Watching : How I am beginning to sound old at 30

My husband jokingly asked my two year old daughter to suggest a topic starting from T for me, and she immediately said TV. Dont know how she jumped to the topic, though she hardly watches TV. 429 more words

Why Did We Wish to Grow Up....

Looking back I realize how good it was to be a kid! Don’t you? Not a real care in the world. Sure there were things we thought were huge, but looking back we had it pretty darn easy! 57 more words


Buried on a Motorcycle.


Two nights ago, 8 year-old Everett informed his parents over pesto chicken precisely how he expects his body to be handled upon his death: 

“I don’t want to be cremated. 769 more words

Parenting Tips

Linda's Blog reblogged this on Linda's Blog and commented:

Kids say the darnedest things.....