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House of Cards

OK, it’s time for me to share with you my current musical obsession – Holy Holy.  They’re an Australian band from … well, I’m not quite sure where they would say they’re from, since one member of the duo is from Brisbane and the other is from Melbourne (yay, Melbourne!  97 more words

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Doing Battle

Snow days, grace days really, allow us the opportunity to relax, sleep in or to cross more off of the “to do” list. Usually, I belong to the first category, flowing through the day doing whatever I want to do, not much of a list maker or worried about crossing those items out of existence. 383 more words

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Ginger Pop: What Not to Say to an English Teacher

When I tell people I teach English for a living, I get different reactions. Some politely ask me where, some just nod to show that they are pretending to be interested when they aren’t, and some actually ask questions about details to show that they are interested. 406 more words

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I was so there - wasn't I?

I did not watch the Oscars.

I have nothing against them. I love the fashion and pageantry.

I watch sometimes – but this last Sunday I didn’t. 375 more words

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Guess where I'm going??

I have been dreaming of going to Squam for nearly 2 years, pretty much ever since I first heard about it.  What is Squam?  It is a retreat held twice a year at Squam Lake in New Hampshire that attracts (mainly) women from all over the United States and the world for four days of art, photography, writing, laughter, bonding and friendship. 216 more words

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Startled by Beauty

As I turned the corner in the National Gallery in London, my mind filled with Caravaggio’s light and dark-filled paintings featured in a special exhibition, a sight caused me to stop, my jaw to drop and me to stand in awe. 186 more words

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