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Over The Hill

From time to time I will create artwork/poetry for others on their birthdays or for Christmas. This one I wrote on my 45th birthday. For me.   It’s a girl! Crawl… Walk… Blissfield Royals and back-flips; pom-poms and proms. Step… … Continue reading

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Strangers

Hey,  it’s me. I’m not sure if you are ready to talk but I am sure I am ready for you to listen.   We have drifted much too far apart to even recognize each other any more. We are not … Continue reading

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Here

            I guess we have a lot to catch up on. 5 months since you’ve heard from me? Sad. What has happened in the past 5 months also makes me sad, but no time for … Continue reading

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My something

I know.  Listen, I know.  I know before even posting this that 8 out of 10 of you already have this information. But, if you can believe it, there are several people in my world whom are not on Facebook … Continue reading

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The fence

I expected it would happen.  It’s called LIFE.  I’m back to busy and finding less and less time for writing.  While going through the most trying experiences of the past several months, the words flew onto the screen so fast … Continue reading

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An honor just to be nominated

My mom and sister told me today that they nominated me for an “Unstoppable Mom” contest on TV.  My first reaction was to cry.  My second was to say to myself “who me?”  Sadly, the first thought in my head … Continue reading

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Staying open

It’s been awhile, friends.  Let’s hope I still remember how to write.  And, that my writing still has value to others now that I am out of the most intense aspects of the past few months. Whew.  Did all that … Continue reading

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New paths

Oh, what a difference a week makes.  And, I think this is the third time in a row I have made that statement.  Today marks 3 weeks since my surgery.  The transformation and level of healing are simply incredible.  I … Continue reading

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Time to recover

The appointment with the surgeon on Tuesday went well, just not exactly as I expected.  More on that in a minute. Before I left for the doctor’s office, I got myself cleaned up for the first time in 8 days. … Continue reading

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After

Well, they are gone.  I am extremely fortunate to have had such a skilled expert in breast surgery (and he is a plastic surgeon to boot) do my surgery.  I think I was in surgery about 3 ½ hours.  I … Continue reading

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