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Keeping an eye on the one who matters

It was an eerie experience at first. There I was, standing in the semi-darkness beside our granddaughter’s cot, leaning over to pat her until she settled again. 522 more words


9 | 4 : Re-education

It has only been a day since I collapsed, and I spent the whole day thinking.  The whole day reflecting on what I had become. 1,034 more words


9 | 3 : Re-education

Shower time.

I hate it.  Not out of some childish thoughts that my time was more important doing other things, but because I just didn’t like looking at my body anymore.   796 more words


Papa Doble (and a giveaway!)

The paperback of Bleeding Edge comes out tomorrow in the US. That’s the updated cover passing on our right. The press release from Penguin Press reminds me (as I’m sure I don’t have to remind you) that the book is “dazzling and ludicrous,” “full or verbal sass and pizzazz … totally gonzo, totally wonderful,” “a necessary novel and one that literary history has been waiting for.” Which all sounds pretty dead on.  554 more words

Bleeding Edge

Four Worms in Church

Four Worms in Church

(Four worms and a lesson to be learned !!!)

A Minister decided that a visual demonstration would add emphasis to his Sunday sermon. 138 more words