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The Secrets of Lost Cats

The Secrets of Lost Cats

One Woman, Twenty Posters, and a New Understanding of Love


Dr. Nancy Davidson

St. Martin’s Griffin, an imprint of St. Martin’s Press, 2014… 390 more words

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Russell Drive, the end

Looking back, I’m surprised I wasn’t killed.

We moved out of the house on Russell Drive a few days after my third birthday, so consequently I have very few memories of my time there. 865 more words


Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube

“For all its occasional monotony, driving a dogsled never let my mind wander. It was an overwhelmingly physical experience: the cold, the shifting runners, the wandering trail. 486 more words



I’m sitting on the weathered wooden deck behind my cottage in rural New Hampshire watching an orange butterfly flit among orange day lilies and admiring my orange toenail polish. 479 more words


We need solutions...NOW

I woke up this morning, my head throbbing and my stomach turning. I thought maybe it was a summer flu; but then I read the headlines of the news, and realized it’s not me, it’s the world. 243 more words


I bought a $7 pen because I always lose pens and I got sick of not caring. --Mitch Hedberg

Yesterday I posted quotes about candles, letting your light shine. One quote was from Mitch Hedberg:

  • I wanted to buy a candle holder but the store didn’t have one, so I bought a cake.
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Running With Scissors (A Memoir) by Augusten Burroughs REVIEW

TITLE: Running With Scissors (A Memoir) by Augusten Burroughs
PUBLISHER: Atlantic Books
RELEASE DATE: 1 February 2004
PAGES: 340
SOURCE: Digital Library

AUTHOR’S WEBSITE… 588 more words

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