Monthly Archives: April 2015

To Whom It May Concern

My dear, sweet friends, As you know, I have been involved in a writing project.  Each day the participants in the writing project are given a topic and a prompt to use as inspiration.  On day fourteen we were to write … Continue reading

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A note found along a path

What a glorious day.  The sun is high in the sky, there is a gentle breeze blowing and I decided it just the perfect day to take a walk through our community Conservation Trail. As I often do, I was … Continue reading

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Happiness is spaghetti with red sauce

I have not always been a foodie.  Quite the contrary, in my tender years I was a very picky eater.  I would only eat cold cereal for breakfast, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for lunch and, potatoes of any kind, … Continue reading

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A loss of faith in corporate integrity

When I first started to write this I was thinking about telling a sad story of the loss of our family dog, Sam.  Then, I thought, no, I would write a happy story about the time when our cat, Shadow … Continue reading

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Mixed memories of a place I lived long ago

I spent my early childhood in a state that, at the time, was called the melting pot of the world, New York; specifically I lived in Brooklyn, New York. At a very young age I lived in a Catholic children’s home.  … Continue reading

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Songs that have touched my life

Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die. ~Paul Simon From as far back as I can remember I have loved a wide range of music.  I remember as a … Continue reading

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My heart calls me back to Virginia

For the better part of 40 years I lived in Northern Virginia until retirement brought me to Florida. I love my new home and all the friends I have made over the years in Florida but my heart still misses … Continue reading

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