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Pappa's Childhood (part 10)

My grandfather, G.M.C. Massey’s memoirs continue, as edited by my mom into the section she titled “Pappa’s Childhood.”

All our family had had a siege of the mumps and it had skipped me entirely. 1,160 more words


no one's asking, but i'm telling

So, I mean, if there’s anything that anyone wanted to know about me, I’ll try to cover as many bases as possible.

  1. I’m 354 years old.
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Ann Hood's "Knitting Yarns"

Why do we create or turn to craft?  What does it provide? And what do our reasons reveal about… well, what it means to live – and thrive – in the unique way that humans do? 698 more words


Interview With My Cat

I didn’t sleep last night.  This was for a number of reasons, but it was mainly because my cat is an asshole.  (It was also because the motion-sensitive light below my window kept strobing on and off, but this was because of my neighbour’s cat, so…still…cat.) 529 more words


I Was Saved by the Bell: Stories of Life, Love, and Dreams That Do Come True by Peter Engel

Ages 18+
Peter Engel, the creator of the 90s TV show Saved By the Bell, tells of how hard he worked to make it happen, as well as stories from his life and what he learned along the way. 33 more words


Memoirs part 6 After the wedding


I remember walking down the aisle feeling so nervous, I could not even look at anyone. I am not a person who likes to be the centre of attention and let’s face it when you get married that is what you are. 536 more words

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Story of the Day

My post “You don’t Have To” is Story of the Day on Scriggler today! Read more here. Thanks @DSelemir and Scriggler! #Paralian #LiamKlenk #lifejourney #beyourself #nobox #nolabels