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Either the whole world is dysfunctional, or I am in another dimension. And I guess its the latter case.

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Harassment doesn’t only happen in human interactions. This is a picture of a harassed turtle. On one of my first photo safaris with a phone capable of going under water I saw this turtle, about a foot in diameter, swimming along the edge of the creek. 427 more words


How did I not know?!

Dermatillomania … Have you ever heard of it? I hadn’t until last night!

Well I have been suffering with this for 16 years, getting progressively worse over time. 318 more words


Winter Days

The best days are filled with the odd and delicate warmth that accompanies falling snow, the kind of warmth that doesn’t overwhelm, but simply and seductively satisfies. 246 more words


Waterbury man goes to Haiti to show American compassion after alleged Trump remarks

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Stuart Hirsch thrives during emergencies.

He’s the Director of Emergency Operations at St. Mary’s Hospital. But in his off time, he likes to respond to emergencies wherever they are — even hundreds of miles away. 364 more words


Lemon-Ginger Cough Drops

In a saucepan, add together the following ingredients:

1 1/2 cups maple syrup (can use corn syrup)

1/4 cup sugar

1 tbsp lemon juice

1 tbsp honey… 126 more words


Engulfed in Chaos...Surprised by Peace

Three weeks ago last night, a series of indescribable events accompanied by inexpressible emotions were set in motion. The funnel of the tornado swept across the landscape of our family until it hovered overhead. 733 more words