Tag Archives: Life

The Transformation

Just as I was leaving the house this morning I received an unexpected call from my son, Michael the chef. I had nothing planned for the day. I actually slept-in not waking until nearly 9:00 which is so unlike me. I had … Continue reading

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Harvest

Woo Hoo! Tonight we’re having potatoes and peas fresh from the garden!

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Dear Virtual Friends;

We’re all friends, right? I think that’s what you have to call it when we open up our hearts like we do, sharing our secrets and perspective on life. We have our subscriptions and try to faithfully follow the lives … Continue reading

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Effective Communication

Although I can write concisely and get my message across, in intimate relationships where conversation is required everything goes to shit. You would think I could organize my thoughts, plan a compare and contrast, or devise an argument and talk … Continue reading

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Dinner with Aligaeta: Oh Joy!

Coming together at the dinner table was a tough concept to sell my boyfriend Fred, who at his house had brought the plate to the living room in front of the TV. I am big on the point of respect … Continue reading

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God Speaks Through the Scotsman at the Bar

I don’t remember how our conversation, all those years ago started, but I remember his plight, his sorrows, not for the ex-wife he left behind but of his longing to be with his boys, who lived with their mother in … Continue reading

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Who’s Coming Home?

OMG, another person in this tiny farmhouse for Christmas!  Can it be true?  I heard from the reliable sibling, Sarah that Michael her gypsy brother with be arriving upon us, via bus, for Christmas.  It’s not like he hasn’t been … Continue reading

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