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60s Protests ? Child's Play

With all the attacks in Paris and elsewhere, I  admit that my stories of protests, being tear-gassed, and watching the National Guard outside our apartment in Berkeley in the late sixties have lost their power to shock. 886 more words


From One Old Clunker To Another

CrazyD breezed in for a visit, dressed in his best biking gear, having biked from the car garage where his aging car was either being given Last Rites or rehabbed enough to be certified and sold to some kid to get him from school to his part time job flipping burgers. 597 more words


Mother Knows Best -- Except When She Doesn't

WARNING: If you’re a male reader who’s squeamish about discussing, as Gill says, ‘Lady Bits’ or ‘Lady Problems’ STOP READING NOW!!

As a mother, I like to think my advice is good. 736 more words


The Letdown

Every special occasion brings with it The Letdown — the sad feeling one has when the party’s over. We are now in the post-Hallowe’en blahs. And the leftover, now unwanted carved pumpkins left by the roadside are the symbols of our angst. 794 more words


Victory - Final MOB update

Final update from the Mother of the Bride (aka MOB)

THE WEDDING of the year has been and gone. It was beautiful, amazing and everything we could have wished for.   927 more words


Bookstore Reading

I was walking around Barnes and Nobles the other day and witness this women knitting in one of the chairs. Now at first I was like ‘Why would you come to a bookstore to knit?” 90 more words


Guiding Light, Chapter 7

She had yet to stop grinning since that night Abe asked her to dinner, and Phoebe was pretty sure that he liked her as much as she liked him. 1,343 more words