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427th day

It’s been more than a year since I started decluttering my life. The reason why I didn’t blog last month was because so many things were happening. 640 more words

Throwing Away

Blast from the past

I’m sitting here at my desk after doing some maintenance on a portable music device that has been bouncing around my home for the better part of  a decade.  467 more words


Gotta, oughta, wanna

It’s one of those lazy Sunday afternoons.  I slept in, made a nice breakfast, and then started arguing with myself over what I have to do today… 449 more words

Time Management

A Mother's Truth (Sally's)

One might say that I am a hoarder.  There is a slight truth to this.  I listened very carefully to my grandmother’s stories of deprivation during the Great Depression.   423 more words


Give away those boots!

Once upon a time, I had a pair of boots.

I didn’t ask for these boots.  They came to me unsolicited, as a Christmas present from someone I used to know.  422 more words

Emotional Baggage

Chinese New Year reunion dinner

My family had our reunion dinner yesterday instead of the eve (15th Feb) of Chinese New Year because one of my sisters had to eat with her husband’s family then. 507 more words

Throwing Away

The people I don't want to be (any more)

Life is embarrassment.  There, I’ve said it.

It’s just as well that most memories fade with time.  Some of them have sharp edges, made even sharper by our whetting and stropping of that inward-pointing blade.  270 more words

Emotional Baggage