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Making the Hard Decision to Quit Rather than Finish

I DID THE UNTHINKABLE. I trashed a bunch of unfinished manuscripts. About a dozen. That’s not counting the stuff I shredded* before moving 18 months ago, but those were just notes and clippings. 425 more words


The Challenge of Packing Light

I’m about to leave on another one week adventure and as always, I’m conflicted.  I envy travelers who pack lightly, can fit everything in carry on luggage, and still seem to have everything they need. 166 more words


Budapest x2

The first time I visited Budapest was January 2016 . It was cold and damp like only European winters can be.

1-Liberty Bridge; 2-East bank of the Danube with the Hungarian Academy of Sciences… 455 more words


The Scenic Route

My smile evaporated. I turned from reading an email about a funny family incident and checked my calendar for the next few days.

Tuesday, March 29—my next cancer screening appointment. 642 more words

Traveling Light

A 'Yawn' is a silent scream for coffee...

Today, it was FINALLY 70 degrees and sunny in Philly…FINALLY!

So we (my friends and I) decided to venture the city…first stop: WaWa.

WaWa, I guess, is like a New Jersy/PA thing. 137 more words

Working Hard And Hardly Working

the BEST home-cooked meal!

My loving Mama packed me a BUNCH of home-cooked, delicious meals on my journey back to school from Spring Break. All the food so deliciously prepared was put in little-freezer-friendly-easy-to-eat-heat-eat-eat-packets! 41 more words

Chris' Citchen