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The odd-bod

A true story from Lois Elsden – all names, occupations, locations – even the genders of the characters have been changed; everything  which might identify the people involved has been disguised. 884 more words

Autobiographical, Biographical, Memoirs

Squash Is Not Spaghetti (#67)

Alternate titles for this post included “A Handful Of Almonds Is Not A Snack” and “Avocados Taste Like Nothing”.

Basically, today I came to the realization that 75% of diet experts out there are probably liars. 317 more words

Random Ramblings

Letter to my Unviable Child

You burrowed inside my body
And made a home for
five weeks six days.
My heart beat for two
but couldn’t revive you.
They called you a “foreign body,” 96 more words


Parade Of Homes

One of my favorite shows are fixer uppers; I love watching an outdated home being transformed into a buyers dream home. Watching an episode of behind the scenes, we find the potential buyer narrowing down three contending homes for the makeover. 458 more words

{City Diaries} Getting Lost in Cape Town

This is a guest post by a dear friend of mine, Nadia Ghumra. She usually writes blog posts on another geographic area – namely Zimbabwe – over at… 636 more words

So exciting!

I get a lot of questions about writing and where to start.  There is no doubt that starting is the hardest part, so I had the idea to help you do just that! 208 more words

Writing & Blogging

Food Bank

A tory most crass, loud, and pompous

Created a row and a rumpus

After saying  the needy

Were lazy and greedy

They ate him with oodles of humus


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