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Little Rascal Soccer

Anticipation was high. All the mother’s anxiety was higher.

Water bottles? Check.  Halftime orange slices? Check.  After game snacks and juice boxes? Check.

Spectators set up lawn chairs battling for the best open places on the sidelines. 1,151 more words


Old age is a bitch

Bent and slow through the house
to tidy, to carry,
to follow the motions set over the years,
the decades.
One treatment in the morning, one in the evening, 131 more words

My Poetry

Sounds Familiar

“Who’s Dorothy?” – Alison Wilson (Ruth Wilson), questioning a friend of her late husband, MRS. WILSON on MASTERPIECE


Grand travel trends taking off

ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 26, 2019) – It’s no surprise that Millennials love to “do it for the ‘gram.” But when it comes to travel buddies, it’s Millennials’ desire to travel with Grandpa and Grandma that may surprise you. 882 more words

Dressing Up for an Easter Sunrise

Handmade Easter Card

Sunday school, Junior Choir, pageants, holiday services—I loved them all! My sister and I wore blue robes and sang in the Junior Choir at our little church in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, our home town, a suburb of Montreal. 303 more words

“That’s when you shoplifted.”

I don’t handle death well. Not that I have too much experience with it, but the few times I’ve been forced to face it, I don’t feel like I’ve processed it all that well. 2,268 more words