• GOSH, THE HIATUS CONTINUES

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    I need just a bit more time off. My blog dashboard is having problems. Please stick with me! I hope to be back soon!

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  • A LITTLE BREAK

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    I am going on a little hiatus. I have to fly to Los Angeles to kiss these two. I will be back soon!

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  • IT’S ALL OVER

    By this time of the year, I am totally finished with flowers. The watering. The deadheading, The sweeping all those leaves off the deck. I am ready to throw it all in the trash, go inside, light a fire, and wait for it to snow.[..]

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  • AT YOUR SERVICE

      Retail establishments are just not what they used to be. But apparently, I am living in the past. I need some new flats. The sort of flats that are a combination of athletic wear and svelteness. In keeping with today’s casual lifestyle–you know–you can[..]

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  • PACKING

    What a horrible week! Fires, hurricanes, floods. It seems like the apocalypse, but my husband says it isn’t, and since I believe everything he says, I am not scared out of my wits yet. But watching all of those poor souls who lost everything but[..]

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  • THE WARRIOR

    I began my writing career as a reader. I had no intentions of ever becoming an author; if you had asked me at age 50 who I was, I would have said, “I am a teacher, a parent, and a reluctant housewife.” I have never[..]

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  • THE ANCHOR

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    There are current events. There is aging. The slow disintegration of things like my joints, the thinning of my skin, and the knowledge that my life is no longer an unfolding adventure stretching out in front of me, but instead is a diminishing little mound[..]

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  • WHAT’S NEW?

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    In our callow youth, whenever we overheard “old people” conversing, we thought it was so telling: old folks seemed to have nothing worth discussing but for the current condition of their body parts. Arthritis, hammertoes, hernias, who is the best chiropodist in town, bowels, etc.[..]

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  • PEACE

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    I am unable to write anything worth reading.Peace to Charlottesville and to the United States.

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