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The narcissist

Although they say narcissists account for a very small percentage of the population, I bet you have met one. My theory is that because of their God complex, you don’t get them into the shrink’s office to be diagnosed unless it was a ploy to play the victim. 1,513 more words

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Jasper Lake (or After The Formlessness, Who Gave Things Shape?)

My mother was the first of her generation to be born in America. Her father and mother escaped Russian pogroms when they were children. She was born under… 329 more words


All Paws On Deck

A few years ago I wrote a blog post for an online magazine that is no more.  Here is that original article I wrote about the Walter Reed Facility Dogs.   1,565 more words

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More Than Just a Dog

My heart is breaking over the sudden passing of the matriarch of the Walter Reed Facility Dog Program, VADM Laura Lee. 

This comes on the heels of the diagnoses of inoperable cancer in GySgt Archie, who retired from the program last year. 304 more words

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Life update.

So the past few weeks have been a little messy. I had a set back I woke up one Tuesday morning a complete hot mess, I still to this day am unsure on what triggered it, but I couldn’t pull myself together, I couldn’t concentrate, I couldn’t even make a cup of coffee without crying; let alone face the world. 384 more words


The Red Carpet - A Vision

In memory of Roxanne Terrel (1943-1992)
Written in Zhuhai, China – September 2, 1997

One afternoon – it was in early November, 1992 – I was sitting near my dear friend and partner, Roxanne Terrel, in the quiet home of the Fozdar-Foroudhi’s in Chippenham, England.  1,225 more words

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