Tag Archives: Story

Double Dog Dare

Hmmm… I think I’ve accepted a ‘double dog dare’ from my friend to write more. I don’t know what that’s exactly going to look like – but it may or may not involve you being suckered into reading more stuff. … Continue reading

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The Five Second Rule Fail

My husband and I feel very differently about ‘the 5 second rule’ – come on, you know what it is…the rule that food dropped on the floor is edible if picked up within 5 seconds (as long as it’s not … Continue reading

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From the stench that wafts from bums; something wicked this way comes

My fast morning story – In the 1990s my husband and I would often take an overnight trip to Bisbee, AZ – and in lieu of driving one of near-to-dying-cars, we opted for a ride on Greyhound. This also allowed … Continue reading

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Are You Sure You’re Not in Denver?

This is a fast story from my days living in Raleigh, NC in 1999. I was making one of the many trips from Raleigh to Chapel Hill to participate in a library consortium meeting. Now the thing about that is, … Continue reading

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Guest Blogging about Bears

Hi People ~ I’m guest blogging on Rohan’s site – Rohan7things.  He was awfully nice to have me.  Enjoy your read!

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When Sheep Don’t Bring You Joy – DPChallenge

This is a fast story today for the Weekly Writing DPChallenge – the Best Medicine Some of you might have seen this before – and if you have – you can relive the memories with me again. For those that are … Continue reading

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A Lovely Tuesday Surprise ~

Greetings Friends ~ I have a special treat for you on the morrow. Yup, you’ve guessed it. I have a GUEST blogger. I was going to put an intro on his post for tomorrow, however he has it arranged nicely … Continue reading

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