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Last Night's Scare

She woke up feeling pain in her chest. Like a vice exerting a steady pressure across her sternum and ribs. No shooting pains, just the steady pressure making it hard to move or breath. 898 more words

My Journey

The Ultimate Risk-Taker. Not.

Eleanor Roosevelt said we should do one thing that scares us once a day. What a load of bull-fucking-crap. Let me explain the expletive.

When I read this quote for the first time, I thought, ‘Wow. 532 more words

About Me

18 Months

It has been 18 months since I heard my father’s voice. 18 months since he yelled at sports on television. Eighteen months since he drew his last breath. 723 more words


How Do YOU See Ghosts?

The different ways people say they “see” spirits or ghosts.

  • Eyes closed, with a visualization of the spirit behind their eyelids, like a movie screen.
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What the Blog

Hey. So this is my umpteenth attempt at maintaining a blog. For so many years, I tried to have a blog and once I’d really gotten going, I’d suddenly lose interest and motivation and drop all of it, even if I really enjoyed writing, posting and having other people read and like my writing. 151 more words

About Me

July 18: flashbacks

I was absent-mindedly deleting old podcasts from my phone today, something I don’t do very regularly, and I had NPR Politics podcasts from before the 2016 election. 197 more words

Scared About Something

She comes over, four paws clicking on floor.
Her eyes scared, she nudges hand.
Wants to lick; for something stresses her.
She stops, begins to pace around. 20 more words

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