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for some reason i was going to close that last post with this picture and this text: “well, here’s my great-great grandmother. she cut off her brother’s finger when she was about nine years old. 248 more words

“I read a book one day and my whole life was changed”...

― Orhan Pamuk, The New Life

Yesterday I had a visit to Leeds to have some blood tests done at Jimmy’s.  I only have to go once a year now to check I’m still OK and I always tag along with my husband who works in Leeds as I dislike driving in the morning rush hour along the M62 – not that you can call it driving it is more like queuing. 648 more words


What are friends for?

I’m not sure I know. I haven’t had an offline (human) friend, that isn’t Spouse, since … um, 2007. All of the friends I had at that time — which was when we were still living in Indiana — were current or former coworkers. 552 more words


more musing on AROHO

If AROHO had just said No… I’d have been devastated in at least one way.

{Although since I’m working on my self-esteem, I wouldn’t have felt utterly obliterated, as I might have a few months ago. 539 more words