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It has been a year of loss and pain and sadness
It has been a time that left me broken and beaten and alone
I have slept and cried and tried to escape… 75 more words


Where Did The Week Go?

This has been strange week #2 in a short span of time.  I am more than ready for a “normal” week to return.

First off, this was the week I went back to the rheumatologist.  1,011 more words


The stupidity of painting a three year old's nails...

I regret it every single time.

I told her “Beauty is sacrifice, you have to sit still” and she rolled her eyes as she wiped the nail polish off on her new shirt.


7/25/14 Morning Musing: Pouring into One Another

I woke up this morning with a smile on my face and praises in my soul despite the barking that was causing me to wake up at 5:30am (Again! 761 more words



Bad days are like sour cherries. Even in a great batch of fruit, you hit some duds. As you munch, you’re going to get some berries that are overripe, sour, or bitter. 407 more words


alienorajt reblogged this on ALIEN AURA'S BLOG: IT'LL BLOW YOUR MIND! and commented:

I woke up this morning feeling pretty pissed off and snarly, but feeling, as I so often do, obliged to put a happy face upon the inner growl. Then, flicking through blog posts from friends, I found this one. Written by the fabulous Marilyn Armstrong, it expresses perfectly something which many of us, I suspect, secretly feel. A must-read post, in my opinion. Thank you, Marilyn, for articulating this so honestly.

The Shoe and the Doormat

I think obsessively.

I wish I didn’t, but I do. I offer my heart and time to pretty much anyone. And I like that about myself. 179 more words