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Repeating Myself

I’ve gotten on the internet to write this post a few times.  But I always stop because I worry that it’s going to sound like every other “I love my job” post I’ve created.   296 more words

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From the Heart Stamps July Blog Hop - Red, White, and Blue!

Welcome to our From the Heart Stamps blog hop. We have a Patriotic theme this month. Our designers are showcasing lots of red, white, and blue projects for you! 241 more words

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I'm Not As Old As I Thought

Last week was my birthday, my 71st in fact. Seventy-one is sort of anti-climatic and a little depressing. Seventy was fine. We celebrated, went out to dinner and late night partying and dancing with friends, but seventy-one is like, well, you’re in your 70s for real. 1,514 more words


Sunshine & Rainbows

A great boxer once said, “It ain’t about how hard you can hit; it’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.”  When I first heard those words spoken by a battered veteran of pugilism I knew he was probably right.   488 more words



Sticky, sweaty night last night

Made me stay up till dawn

No cooling down, I hardly slept

Today was even hotter

But then, finally,

Thunder… 42 more words

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When all is not as it should be

A little over a month ago I wrote this as I was processing attending the burial of a 19 year old young man, the first burial Kevin and I had been to since burying our own children… in the same cemetery.   934 more words

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Silver Threads

Time is a soldier of fortune, marching
With orders to spur on battle
Forcing loved ones apart in spite
Sending them searching once again

Reality shifts with each new find, cracking… 69 more words

Musings In The Sand