Monthly Archives: August 2010

Faith Haiku

death and grief hurt me the road has been bumpy long I need faith right now grief eludes yet hounds claws at me with dirty nails soul says keep your faith faith in living life full rich happy creative life … Continue reading

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Boiling Water

What do you think of when you see that title? Those two words bring all kinds of images to mind for me. Like when I feel that I’m in boiling water and all kinds of things are going wrong in … Continue reading

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Spread a little Love

I told you about getting these fun rocks in a previous post. When I went to Dallas earlier this week, I spread the love a little and left a couple in the places I visited. The first one is at … Continue reading

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This is for YOU — Catherine

You may not have noticed, but I recently changed the photo of myself on my side bar on the right of my blog. I never really like the photos of myself. They always come out looking like me now instead … Continue reading

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My Dream House

I often think of moving out of this house, especially lately. If it were not for the fact that my father built it, I would have moved long ago. A log home was never my dream. My dream house Would … Continue reading

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I Get to Wash!

Two years ago, I bought one of those fancy, energy efficient washing machines that is computerized and has a larger capacity drum. It was on the lower end of the line of all of the different ones available, but I … Continue reading

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I love movies! When I was much younger, I wanted to be a movie critic, but I realized that there were only a few of those jobs around and someone would probably have to die for me to get one. … Continue reading

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I Really Like to Post

I really like to post on my blog. I mean I really like to do this. I feel like I’m talking to a group of friends, even if I have no idea if anyone is actually reading any of it. … Continue reading

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Little Tidbits and Updates or What’s Going on

I told you that I had joined Postcrossing over the weekend. Yesterday, one of the first postcards I sent arrived in NY! I get to send off another one now. This one will go to SC. Of course the other … Continue reading

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The Summer Day by Mary Oliver

I saw this today on one of my very favorite blogs – Ornamental – and thought it was delightful. I just had to share it with you! If you’ve never stopped by Ornamental, be sure you do and be sure … Continue reading

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