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Episode 621: Better Than Medicine

“Go get me the stake and the mallet. I still have blood plasma downstairs from the experiment.”

Okay, if everyone can take your seats, we’ll begin.

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Sam Hall

Katherine Russell, widow of Boston Marathon Suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev could face charges related to purchase of pressure cookers

ABC News: The widow of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects is under active investigation and could face potential criminal charges related to the deadly blast, law enforcement officials told ABC News. 127 more words

Crime

A Break In Cabin Fever

 Mike came to get me this afternoon to take me to the grocery.  I know, Don picked up some bananas and yogurt for me Sunday, but 7 bananas and 5 cups of yogurt just won’t cut it for me, especially if I’m going to be stuck inside my apartment for a week or more.   793 more words

Grocery

Speed Bump

This weekend is John’s birthday…otherwise known as Valentine’s Day. It marks 2 ½ years that he’s been gone. Our granddaughter, Avery, was baptized this past Saturday, and John’s presence was strongly felt by several family members. 318 more words

Speed Bump

It’s probably not a good idea to start your story with dialogue because the reader knows absolutely nothing about the character or the context. After he reads further on and makes sense of the dialogue, he must backtrack in his mind and that creates a speed bump.

Writing

Want to Celebrate...and Live My Life!

Sometimes in life we hit speed bumps, and that slows us down along our path.  I hit a major speed bump last week, my beloved Great Dane was diagnosed with bone cancer.  228 more words

Great Dane

Why Jogging Outside is Dangerous

The holidays are over, and seemingly everyone is hitting the gym.

So to avoid the mounting crowds, I hatched the idea of jogging outside (at night). 167 more words

Life