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A brief defense of long marriages

I stood next to my wife and below us, on the counter, was a card-sized envelope with my first name written in her hand. Its purpose totally escaped me. 626 more words


You Ain't My Mother At The Ranch Pen

As I mentioned last week, I’ve been participating in the Story A Day in May at storyaday.org. One day this past week the prompt was about memoirs and we were supposed to fictionalize a personal memory. 759 more words

Danni McGriffith

7 years of Marriage : Living in their Legacy

My amazingly patient husband and I have been married now for 7 years. We have two children and a mortgage and we go camping every summer all summer long. 1,523 more words

Very intriguing and interesting story....you have family, romance, thrill, drama and suspense.

Very intriguing and interesting story….you have family, romance, thrill, drama and suspense. This book is centered around the Livingston family.  There are twin brothers and one of their sons that run the family business that was established by their father.  257 more words

Grave Digger Better Dig Two At The Ranch Pen

Gramps and I have been teamed up for thirty-three years this week. We got hitched when we were babes in our teens and even though we’re getting a little grey around the muzzles it’s still a good lash-up. 305 more words

Danni McGriffith


As you may remember, I recently received my Medicare card in the mail. It wasn’t really a surprise, yet I wasn’t really prepared for it, either. 274 more words

May we share another 45 years

Today is the celebration of 45 years of marriage. (My husband always adds another 9 years to whatever anniversary we’re having since we started dating then.) This morning I got up to find this rose lying on a blue place mat on the divider between the kitchen and our dining area. 138 more words

Quality Of Life