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My stand-off with Saint Anthony

Saint Anthony and I have a tenuous relationship. All my Catholic friends invoke his help whenever they loose something. I, on the other hand, invoke my mother who then invokes Saint Anthony. 448 more words


Garden Finds - What Is This Object's Story?

I have been slowly putting a collection of things I find in our garden together. These garden finds are only objects of my curiosity more than anything else. 247 more words


Organized Writing: Tips to Keep Your Ideas at Your Fingertips

Over the course of writing my novel, I became disorganized. I have notes in so many different notebooks, computer programs, sheets of paper and anything handy to write on that I waste half a day looking for a name I wrote somewhere, or a thought I had months ago that finally fits. 776 more words


Touching Our Daddy's Heart

I know, I know, a lot of us can’t quite wrap our minds around the “Daddy” part of this story.  Many of our father’s, mine included, weren’t the best or were actually  downright cruel. 770 more words


I found a chair.

The forest is cluttered with a variety of wonderful objects that are not native to the forest. Some of them are completely harmless (donuts, tents, wind). 665 more words


Things I Like -- Dumpsters

Those big, driveway-sized containers primarily.

To look in while passing is obscenely intimate, if casual — so they are finally getting rid of that pink formica from the 1/2-bath — 68 more words

Starter For Ten

A Light on the Subject

Having the correct tool for any job is a great help toward successfully completing it. I’m definitely a tool person; I have a large collection of implements that I have accumulated over the years. 509 more words