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Post A Day: Third Rate Romance

“What are you doing?” I asked, peering down at the expectant face.

“I…I think you know what I’m doing,” he stammered, blue eyes glossing over with tears. 463 more words

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I've got to Start Somewhere

A few years ago I picked up a book entitled Start Somewhere: Losing What’s Weighing You Down Fom The Inside Out*. Written by Calvin Nowell, a Christian songwriter and recording artist, it is the story of how he got to be a young guy weighing 450 pounds, with a 60 inch waist, and how he found a way to  lose 215 of those pounds. 422 more words

Stories From My Life

If you ever go to Vietnam, you must try Rat

Every destination has a must see or a must do.  India has the Taj Mahal.  China has the Great Wall and the Terra Cotta Warriors.  America has the Statue of Liberty and Mt. 631 more words

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on yellow cars and casual, cultural sexism

We play a game, our family.

It’s a driving game, it keeps the kids occupied on long trips, gives us something fun to rib each other about along the way. 948 more words


Adventures of a Dog Bather

Since I last posted (which was forever ago) I’ve once again joined the working class. I’m currently employed as a dog bather at a national pet store chain that shall remain nameless. 163 more words

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have you had a busy week?

A couple of days ago I was in the corner store picking up some bits and pieces. As I wandered up to the counter I asked the assistant “have you had a busy day?” 456 more words