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Endings Are Beginnings

Welcome to my last blog-a-bit-every-day-in-November post!
I allowed myself 2 rest days and only skipped Turkey Day, so this is the end of the line. 295 more words

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Black Friday is the New Thanksgiving

I have cable TV here in my RV park. Sometimes, something interesting or entertaining is on, and sometimes, it’s too painful to watch, and I have to call up a familiar, favorite movie to try to purge it out of my mind. 1,917 more words

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Storm Dreams

Last night I dreamed about storms again.

I saw an article yesterday about dreams, about ways people work to experience dreams more completely and controllably. That’s my night-normal. 261 more words

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Happy Thanksgiving

While so many people do their best to make the world a more difficult place to live in, it helps to step back every now and then to remind ourselves what life is really about, and to appreciate that our place in it matters, whether we sense that or not. 71 more words

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On getting sacked, just shy of thirty

As I approach my 30th year on this planet, I have created a bucket list of sorts. It’s not written down anywhere, just in my head – a list of things I would like to do before turning 30. 754 more words

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Breaking Up With The Mall

One of the wonders of my poorer childhood was our love affair with the mall. My family lived in the mall. I called us Mall Walkers. 1,210 more words

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Killing a Book

Writing a book is a labor, sometimes of love, other times of persistence, occasionally of obligation, rarely (one hopes) out of sheer sadism or masochism, depending on who exactly the writer wishes to punish. 1,083 more words