Category Archives: memories

Merry Christmas to all . . .

. . . and to all a good night.  Amazing how much time food prep takes and how quickly it disappears!  🙂

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My Book of Uncommon Prayer: God of the Silences

I have gotten the call and seen my beloved’s mangled motorcycle that once was shiny and new.  I have seen is grey limp body wheeled quickly down sterile corriders as I moved in shadows and fog. I have opened the email with … Continue reading

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Too Many Dead Children Stories

One of my summer projects is to go through my stacks and stacks of “stuff” and bring some kind of order to the chaos.  One such area is my idea box.  It is stuffed with all sorts of writing ideas–papers, … Continue reading

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Ghosts in the Laundry

A storm came in the night—bright jagged lightning with thunder rumbling and crashing in response.  I hugged the covers closer.  Moist air gusted through my open window. It appeared in a single electric moment—a headless apparition floating by my bedroom … Continue reading

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I Only Went in for Dogfood

And I really did not buy these beauties, but I strongly considered it!  Aren’t they cute? They took me down memory lane. My mom used to get hundred’s of wee chicks like this at a time and raise then from … Continue reading

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Love is . . .

Love is a kiss, a peck, and a passion. It’s a tender touch and a vacuumed floor. It’s a bitten tongue when being right is less important than the painful memory. Love is a hug that warms to the middle, and sometimes … Continue reading

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A Year in Review: Only 12 Pictures–Impossible!

January 2012 February March April May June July August September October November December

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Color Me Christmas

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The Real Fly By . . . Endeavor!

Though my hummers were not impressed, the school children certainly were.  I thought I had missed my chance to see Endeavor’s last piggy back flight, but it had been delayed one hour.  So all I had was my point and shoot Kodak. … Continue reading

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Pre-mug Mystery

The mystery and the magic with teacups is that even when served with cookies or fine sandwiches with white bread or even cakes with piles of frosting, the repast is nourishing and calorie free. The mystery and the magic of … Continue reading

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