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Mirror, mirror on the wall

This morning my hair stylist stepped away for a few minutes and I was left staring at myself in the mirror. I don’t like staring at myself in mirrors. The longer I gaze into that thing, the more frightening the … Continue reading

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Don’t Criticize Me, Please

  I’ve been told, by my loving little sister, that I own too many turtlenecks, one of my new purses is too gold (Me: I like it. Her: But it’s gold), I don’t dress appropriately, my appointment scheduling is dumb, I have prominent dark … Continue reading

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Dining Alone Can Be Fun

I realized today that eating out alone isn’t always just eating out alone. Sometimes it can be downright entertaining. I’m a meat-and-potatoes girl/woman/old broad and a new steakhouse as just opened in our city. Because I am a table of one, I … Continue reading

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One More Day

I heard a song today that I haven’t heard in years. While beautiful, back then I could not truly relate to the lyrics. Today though, hearing those lyrics brought me to my knees. What would I do if I were granted One More Day with my husband? … Continue reading

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Crazy old bat behind the wheel

Nowadays it’s just me and my dogs. While adorable, my girls are not the best conversationalists. They are patient listeners though, and have yet to break into a chorus of howls. But, some days I really miss human interaction. So, while perusing our city’s highways and … Continue reading

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Panhandling No No’s

Watching a panhandler the other day at a busy rush-hour intersection, I saw him do some of the No No’s listed below. Seriously, the guy was certainly keeping himself occupied. Needless to say, I saw no donations handed out as most in front of me … Continue reading

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Twenty-two Years – Part One

I sit here staring at this blank page and wonder where to begin. How to I put into words the emotions that rip through my heart and battle with my mind? I am caught between two very different creatures on my shoulders, one … Continue reading

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