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LWIF:: 06 a.k.a. eleventh hour

Oh, Look What I Found!

June is the best month,

namely, its herbaceous


and my birthday,

but also because

this year’s sixth month

brought Florence’s third album, 188 more words

Florence And The Machine

Song of the day: 24 July 2015

In 1971, Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show made their debut with a real story. The writer of the song, Shel Silverstein, had a real phonecall with the mother of Sylvia, who told him that she was going to marry a Mexican bullfighter. 50 more words

Song Of The Day

Four invitations

My mind likes to find connections, and to organize things in little groups. I’m the person who pours her M&Ms on the table and sorts them according to color (and then eats them methodically so there are always the same number of each color). 546 more words


Identity strength

Individuals who are comfortable with who they are might be said to have Identity Strength.  They are comfortable in their own skins.  They are not seeking approval for who they are from others.   258 more words


Georgia WR Malcolm Mitchell writes children's book

HOOVER, Ala. — Georgia receiver Malcolm Mitchell never read a children’s book until he got to college. In fact, reading anything was a challenge for the former top-100 recruit. 642 more words


Single Men Confused by a Few Good Women?

This week’s mail brought letters about Single Guys who don’t know how good they have it.

Dear Page Larkin,

Help! Our brother (divorced, 59, executive, thinks he is a ladies man) drives us crazy.

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Page Larkin Date Guide

Off On the Right Foot

I’m on a bit of a Shel Silverstein trip at the moment, especially since my mum bought me a first edition of Where the Sidewalk Ends (go ahead, be jealous, I don’t mind). 102 more words