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Don't give up

Have you ever wondered how come a can of WD 40 got such a strange name? Well the W D stands for ‘water displacement’, and 40 refers to the number of times the inventors tried to develop a formula that actually works. 125 more words

Life's Journey

Whispering hope

Septimus Winner, one of the best known song writers of the nineteenth century, whose songs are still sung round many a campfire, has been rediscovered and inducted into the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame. 107 more words


Anxiety and Failing at Religion

Sometimes, during my more melancholy moments, I feel like I “failed at religion,” much in the same way I failed at basketball when I was in seventh grade. 716 more words

Nothing Gold Can Stay

I am a little late for Poetry Tuesday. But better late than never right? This week’s Poetry Tuesday feature is Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost. 124 more words

Life's Journey

New Beginnings, So Beautiful, So Grateful

I found a job!!  I’ve been needing to get back into the work force for some time now.  Retirement is a wonderful blessing, but my financial plans were not working out as expected and I need additional income to stay independent.   291 more words


The End of War

This is a repost of a chapter from one of my short stories.  It wasn’t very popular as far as likes, comments or views. It seems counter intuitive to beat that old dead horse again here.   825 more words


Christmas time, dysphoria is mine

This time of year is especially difficult for me, not only because my dad passed away during the December I was 11, but also because, 237 more words

Gender Identity