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On the Books: Amazon will offer 1-hour delivery service in Manhattan

Amazon is jumping on New York’s same-day-delivery bandwagon with Prime Now, a new service promising one-hour delivery of a number of products to Prime members in Manhattan. 452 more words


I Light A candle In Memory Of My Son Levi

Over the years I have heard it said

parents should not bury their children, the children should be the ones who bury the parents. For many of us our lives had taken a different direction. 258 more words

12-18-14 Selfish in Sobriety

I received a call last week from the wife of a person who asked me to sponsor him a few weeks ago. We never started working together however apparently my number was given to her as he walked out the house in a drunken rage. 220 more words


Librarians & Wikipedia

I really miss my college library. Five floors of glorious books dating all the way back to the fifties. I loved walking through the white metal stacks. 321 more words


A Christmas feels moment that backfired...

I have a couple of things that can or at least that used to set me off in tears. When it comes to Christmas it is usually hymns. 587 more words

Diary Entries

“The Colour of Food. A memoir of life, love and dinner” by Anne Else

“The Colour of Food” by Anne Else is one of the most enjoyable books I have read in 2014. Its popularity was indicated by the wait I had until the local Library copy became available to me. 533 more words

Milestone Memoirs: Steps 2 and 3

Steps 2 and 3:  Brainstorm “Chapters” and Find Photos

As I mentioned in the Introductory Post, Milestone Memoirs is my vision of marrying one picture (worth 1,000 words) with one personal essay (500-1,500 words) to create a meaningful narrative for future generations.   843 more words

Milestone Memoirs