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Decisions, Decisions

When I was a kid, I remember seeing adults doing all their “adulting” things and thought how much I looked forward to the time when I would be a grown up because then I’d have all the answers. Fast forward … Continue reading

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Sorting Things Out When You’re Out Of Sorts

I am so confused. I seriously have no way to know what day it is. It wasn’t until I looked down at my phone this evening that I even realized that it was officially after midnight, making it Friday. When … Continue reading

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It Takes A Village

Life can be a big complicated mess. There is no rulebook and there are no instructions that tell you how to avoid getting hurt or making a mistake 100% of the time. We all live by trial and error. You … Continue reading

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Definition, please

Sitting on my desk at work is a daily calendar that is filled with facts about left-handers. Being a southpaw, I find it very interesting how differently I view the world around me because there are many things we lefties … Continue reading

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It Won’t Be Like This For Long

Lately I have found myself singing the title of a song by Darius Rucker. The song is “It Won’t Be Like This For Long.” This is quickly becoming my mantra. To say this has been a tough year is an … Continue reading

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Honor Thy Mother & Father

This last weekend I had to absolute pleasure of getting to celebrate two wonderful occasions – my Mommala’s 70th birthday followed by Father’s Day. In honor of these special occasions, I wrote a little something to share with those who … Continue reading

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Finding Comfort in a Blinker

I had a quiet ride home tonight as I watched the wipers clear the raindrops from my windshield. I followed my normal route occasionally changing lanes when necessary. I guess I’m one of the rare drivers who actually use their … Continue reading

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The Lost ARK

Every so often we find ourselves in the “ebb” part of the ebb and flow of life. It’s almost as if Murphy himself is testing out his law on your life and one thing after another makes you feel like … Continue reading

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Focus

Last July I was lucky enough to have LASIK surgery. I’m happy to report that everything has healed as it should, and I’m enjoying being without contacts or glasses for the first time since 7th grade. Prior to the surgery, … Continue reading

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The Neverending Chase

At times I wish everything would just stop. Sometimes it’s because I’m enjoying a wonderful evening and the thought of it ending saddens me. At other times it’s because there aren’t enough hours in the day for me to finish … Continue reading

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