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Tripping Along Really Awfully

Today on dash back to our door
I tripped and fell on concrete floor,
Full-length, just as I took a stride
Up onto stoop which leads inside; 118 more words


Fair Warning

Relationships should come with
warning signs,
but what’s the fun in that?

Knowing how it would be
lacks discovery of self and
each other; things you might pass… 52 more words



Last August, I had the privilege of being one of the attendees at the very first HippoCamp: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction Writers. I walked away from that conference with inspiration, motivation, ideas and most importantly to me, confidence to tackle things I’d never tried before with my writing. 109 more words


The illusion

(This intuitive sense of self is an effortless and fundamental human experience. But it is nothing more than an elaborate illusion. Under scrutiny, many common-sense beliefs about selfhood begin to unravel.

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Pigs Fly - Day 17

Thursday, July 21, 2016

266.8 at morning weigh-in.

Not the best of days. Did all right during the day – and part of the evening as well – having my burgers and cheese – which I don’t seem to tire of. 73 more words

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Pigs Fly - Day 16

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Morning weight was 266.4.

The previous day ( which I did not have time to document) showed me at 1300 calories and 45 net carbs. 200 more words

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SUICIDE: #22KILL and the commitment of Veterans and other advocacy groups to stop a deadly, and silent epidemic.

WEDNESDAY, 20 JULY 2016 – 1 of 22

NOTE:  This is going to be an ongoing blog entry, almost like a journal entry, with various rants and quips from yours truly, as well as video clips from Veterans, personal friends, and other #22KILL supporters.  1,817 more words

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