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A new age Category!!

Yesterday I entered a new age Category: 50 – 54 years old.  Less pressure trying to compete against the youngsters under 50 years old but at the same time more pressure as I’m the youngest in the new category.  277 more words


An Engineer's World

(Afrikaans verskyn onder)

The first word he uttered was not “mom” or “dad”, but “tatta” (referring to driving).  He could point out all the vehicle brands before he could talk – just name them and he would point to them with his little finger.  1,112 more words


Who Put That Gray Hair There?

I was looking at myself in the mirror before leaving to work and huh…what is that? Could it be? Oh my goodness! It’s a gray hair in my eyebrow! 130 more words

Vagina Rules

This is too much. Facebook, world news, local news, all of it. Real. Real shit going down that the ‘news’ isn’t telling us, that we can see and hear every day. 344 more words

old friends

Life is sometimes this windy path that takes you away from people, and then leads you back to them.

From the time we are little children, people are in and out of our lives for any multitude of reasons. 843 more words

Chester County

unexpected memories of childhood past

I saw the notice of a house sale on a Facebook yard sale group page for West Chester. What caught my eye was the print above. 472 more words


2 Days in Christchurch (part 1)

Christchurch is the town that made me. I was born here. Grew up here. Shambled into adulthood here. And while I have nearly spent more time living away from my home than in it, Otautahi contains my greatest trove of formative memories. 695 more words