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The Problem With Dating Sites

I’m not the first person, nor am I going to be the last to rant about dating sites. But here goes. . .

Recently, out of sheer morbid curiosity (and a constant nagging from my mother), I joined two dating sites– Tinder and Plenty of Fish. 300 more words


What I Wish Someone had Written to Me

First of all, let me just say that I had some truly amazing teachers during my time in public school. Honestly. I remember every bad teacher I ever had because there were so few of them. 349 more words

This Is Real Life.

Appreciation is a Cycle

This week, I’m co-piloting Teacher Appreciation for the school I work at and once attended. Which, by the way, makes me feel a little like a kid who snuck into the teacher’s lounge sometimes. 783 more words

This Is Real Life.

Forgiveness and Fear

Boy,  this is going to be a tough one.   It’s been on my mind a lot lately so I may as well get it out.   Now that I’ve gotten my writing mojo back for a time there are a ton of other drafts sitting waiting to be completed,  but those can wait a bit longer. 1,523 more words


Saturday Snapshot 49

This week, I’ve been more than a little bit displaced while my bathroom (in my one-bathroom house) underwent a rather serious remodel. I thought it would take 7-10 business days, but here we are at… 119 more words

This Is Real Life.

Original Work Friday: More

I’m not the girl I used to be;

stronger in some ways,

weaker in others.

Old cracks have been repaired

while new ones split wide open. 84 more words

Thoughts On Life