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What is This?

I find myself looking at something in my kithcen, or living room or bathroom and asking ‘What is this and why did I buy it?’ Gadgets. They occupy spaces that could be housing some worthwhile thing-a-bog that I really do need. But, instead, I have this ‘thing’ I haven’t a clue what to do with.… Continue reading What is This?

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Fear

Fear is this week’s prompt from Weekly Prompts Wednesday Challenge. See more at https://weeklyprompts.com/2022/05/04/weekly-prompts-wednesday-challenge-fear-what-if/ Fear. Just the word makes me want to hightail it to some place secluded, protected, and secret. I came to realize some years ago that most of the issues causing me pain and discomfort have been caused by fear: my fear… Continue reading Fear

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Mellow Yellow

It’s May and time to share Mellow Yellow as part of the Weekly Prompts Color Challenge. See more at https://weeklyprompts.com/2022/05/07/weekly-prompts-colour-challenge-mellow-yellow/ Mellow I’m just a bedraggled bloom, Struggling to find my glory. Reaching for the sun To display my Yellow wonder. Yellow I’m an awakened bloom Full of the sun’s ripening rays Strutting my Yellow beauty… Continue reading Mellow Yellow

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Aging Gracefully

Spring is here, most of the trees are leafed out, flowers are blooming, new life abounds. I’m wondering if I’m glad or sad. I’m delighted to see another season burst forth with color and vigor but sad to acknowledge the cells in my body are having a difficult time bursting forth with anything that resembles… Continue reading Aging Gracefully

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Upcoming Train Trip

I’m heading out in the near future for my 80th birthday celebration…some of you may be wondering how long I will be reveling this particular milestone, and the answer is, probably all year long. Anyway, my friend Janetta and I are heading to the Swiss Alps, and I’m in the middle of packing.  Yes, you have… Continue reading Upcoming Train Trip

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Titles and Retirement

I was once a runner. Not a jogger, but a runner. And I thought there was a distinction between the two. For the life of me, I don’t remember why I thought being a runner was better than being considered a jogger. Who cared, and why did I? It was an ego thing. Runners held… Continue reading Titles and Retirement

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Color Your World–Electric Lime

This is another one of those strange photos that appeared on my phone several weeks ago, and I wish I could tell you about it. But I can’t. Have not a clue what it is a picture of, where it was taken, or what it is. Looks like a body of water taken in the… Continue reading Color Your World–Electric Lime