Category Archives: Life is What Happens…

A is for Acrobatic Anteaters Ate Apples


You accept your faith. You are accepting of cultural differences. You have the mental state of acceptance when you have accepted something as true or believable. (The sky is blue. Democrats are liberal…) Continue reading

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Hello, I love you won’t you tell me your name?


Look out for the first for letter A – Assumptions, Anticipation, Anteaters – one of those or another. Coming to a blog near you. Continue reading

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Nuances


I lost a friend yesterday. And in that loss, I became painfully aware of the nuances of our language. “Lost” sounds like I set my friend down, like recalcitrant keys, and forgot where I put her. “Friend” implies a deeper … Continue reading

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Family and Forgiveness


After three difficult years, my daughter and I had reached a comfortable relationship again; then it blew up in my face. She accepted a friend request on Facebook from a family member from which we have been estranged for over … Continue reading

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Bookmark Topics – a Window into the Soul?


From October on I had one problem or another involving my computer. First, it was a couple of months before we could line up an internet connection that we wanted, one without cable, satellite, landline or other gizmo to complicate … Continue reading

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You have to Be Carefully Taught – A Monologue on Marriage


For those of you too young to remember the musical South Pacific, You’ve got to Be Carefully Taught* is a song from that marvelous show. It actually deals with prejudice, not marriage, but when I was feeling the urge to … Continue reading

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Be One with the Turkey!


The last few years it has just been hubby and I with our terrific son David for Thanksgiving. I was going to just roast a chicken this year, but the woebegone face with which my son graced my decision made … Continue reading

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