Monthly Archives: January 2013


Almost one year ago I went to coffee with my daughter and a friend of hers and that was the beginning of my “getting off the beach”. February 2012 was a turning point and I get to blame my middle daughter, Kristina … Continue reading

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Just Kill the Puppy!

Again, essay written a number of years ago but the idea still holds true. JUST KILL THE PUPPY!             At my first writer’s conference I participated in a First Chapters class with Paris Bonds.  We read aloud the first chapter … Continue reading

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Computers, Bread and Tents

A conversational essay written long ago (2007) and, though the technology has changed a bit, still has meaning, to me at least: Computers, Bread and Tents  Okay, I admit I’m somewhat computer-challenged. However, I’m not totally without skills or understanding when it … Continue reading

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