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Monkey Socks

Middle.

Cream filling, insulation, pages, jelly, core, down feathers.  All are in the middle, tucked between two covers or layers.  The heart is essentially in the middle, between the front and back of the body.   446 more words

Thoughts

Discount Mismatched Sets

The cups we bought that day
so new now chipped away,
tucked aside in cupboards
rarely opened.

© Chagall 2015

Poetry

Ah, the memories... or not

Yesterday, while scrabbling around in the attic for my old school copy of “Macbeth” for my daughter, I came across a dusty box containing my old diaries. 547 more words

dear me...

The latest thing to be going around the web…do people even still call it the web? am I that old?…is #dearme. What would you tell your younger self? 318 more words

Life

The Age of Beauty

A couple weeks ago, someone contacted JC’s Girls because they wanted to do a photo shoot of a beauty-from-ashes story. Sounds like I might’ve qualified, right? 332 more words

Life Transformations

Grateful for Laugh Lines

Last week I was inspired by Colline’s Blog to post what I am grateful for. I think, like Colline I will make this a weekly post. 80 more words

Pondering

Why 8-year-olds should start thinking about their careers

In the UK, Labor’s shadow education minister Tristram Hunt argued recently for the introduction of career education into primary schools, particularly for girls. But should we start talking about the world of work at primary school or is this far too early to be meaningful or appropriate? 790 more words