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Dementia

Dad Called Today That’s the title of the memoir I am writing. “Dad Called Today” it started out with me wanting to share the daily phone calls between dad and myself. Phone calls that made me smile and laugh. Some that made me sigh or cry. While others had me banging my head on the …

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YAY! UPDATES!

Last month I had problems with my computer. UGH! So I picked up flash drives and began the process of pulling off the impossible task of,  “The great save.” You know how it goes, “Oh no! Do I have enough room on this flash drive? No? Darn.” So you put these files here. Organize those …

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My Secret Life

Two days ago I wrote a post titled, “I Work” But I’m not just a domestic Goddess. I have a job. I’m a writer. Shh, Don’t tell anyone, it’s a secret. Well, at least I try to be a writer. How do the big guys do it? No, really! I need to know. The last …

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Continuing to Catch Up!

As my last post was titled, Always Trying to Catch Up,  (You can read it HERE) I have decided that, I WILL NEVER CATCH UP!  So I’ll just go with the flow and do what I can. Samantha asked me how my dad was doing and since I can only post 140 characters on twitter… …

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Always Trying To Catch Up!

Last week I felt like I was ahead of the game. Posting reviews and catching up on reading. (Not so much on writing, but more about that later. ) And then my dad fell. He was done shopping and had pushed his basket out to the car, grabbed his bags, and in a hurry, as …

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“More” A to Z Challenge

We all seem to want more. More money. More time. More sleep. More love. More hours in the day. Just a little bit, or a lot, of ‘more’. And we always seem to associate ‘more’ with happiness. If I had more money, I’d be happy. If I lived in a bigger house, I’d be happy. …

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“D” is for Dad!

I am so happy that “D” is the 4th letter of the alphabet and that “D” falls on the 4th of April. Why, you ask. Because today is my dad’s 90th birthday! Happy Birthday Dad! When my dad was born, he was premature and only weighed 2 pounds. Back then they didn’t have incubators and …

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Sometimes…

Life gets in the way. First off I have to apologize to John Thomas Buckley     http://lightningpen.wordpress.com I am so sorry John that I haven’t gotten your interview up. I will do that as soon as I finish this post. I normally try to stay on top of things and have interviews or guests posts …

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