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Where The Water Meets the Sand (Tyra Manning)

A heartfelt memoir of Tyra Manning’s struggles as she works through the death of her husband, Larry, who died in the Vietnam war.

Tyra struggles to live on her own and to raise her daughter, so she commits herself at the Menninger Clinic to try to heal and work through her grief. 53 more words

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In Twenty Years (Allison Winn Scotch)

When six friends graduate from Penn, they make a pact to stay friends forever, largely because their ringleader and glue, Bea, made them promise. On their last night together, Bea has them write letters to their future selves and uses them to create a time capsule that they can open 20 years later. 100 more words

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anger. whew. glad that's over.

I was disconcerted by my post-Ironman experience. Quizzically, it only took me a day or two to feel physically back to normal, but it took me weeks to feel emotionally back to normal. 480 more words

Pasadena Triathlon Club

Season of Changes-continuance of the Butterfly Transformation.

I recently took a chance and went for an opportunity that just came into my life. Whether the outcome is good or bad, I am proud of myself for at least seizing the opportunity.  659 more words

Game Over

I lost the Words with Friends game with The Scorpion. He beat me pretty badly actually. But in the end I lost more.

He did call, we talked for quite a while. 203 more words


Find The Balance

It seems like a struggle for everyone when it comes to friendships. A ship many wants to board but scared it might sink with no rescue personnel on board. 169 more words

A broken sandal and a reason to smile

We have all been a victim of wardrobe malfunction at some point in our life. Well let’s just say I had a footwear malfunction. One not so fine Friday evening I stepped out of the train at the nearest MRT station to my house and bang! 682 more words

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