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Wanderlust – The Sandias

Traveling the desert southwest of the United States; for me there is nothing that soothes the wanderlust beast as easily as seeing these magnificent mountains.  And thankfully in just over two weeks I will be gazing upon their beauty once … Continue reading

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Like A Heart Attack

I have felt an overpowering somberness and seriousness fall over this country that I call home.  The buffoonery that keeps coming out of the nation’s capital each and every day has all but squashed any and all little happinesses that … Continue reading

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Twenty-One Things I Irrationally Hate

The incredible, talented, inspirational Ericka Clay at tipsylit.com posted her 21 Things I Irrationally Hate,  which inspired me to steal her idea and write a list of my own.  Go check out her blog. Twenty-One Things I Irrationally Hate 1.  … Continue reading

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Freshly Pressed

What a wonderful way to start a Friday.  In my email inbox this morning was a note from Krista at WordPress that my submission for the Weekly Writing Challenge, Fire Woman, was going to be featured in Freshly Pressed.  I … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

How I have enjoyed this fall.  While September was a bit disappointing with the rain, October more than made up for it with the spectacular days of sun.  And now we come upon a favorite time of mine; Halloween.  What … Continue reading

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Sunday Afternoon

Each day is a gift.  This is often said with mystical, religious, or life altering innuendos.  For us here in the Pacific Northwest it is merely a reality when coming up against the wet season brick wall.  We don’t get … Continue reading

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The Spooky Ol’ Woods

I was feeling much like Ginger after two days of non-stop rain: bored out of my gourd.  Or to be more precise, I was stir crazy.  So it was with great joy that I woke up to blue skies this … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Summer

A month ago I posted about how I felt summer was already out of reach.  Well, after that post we had some beautiful summer weather, in fact a couple very hot days.  Of course we had taken down the air … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – 18 September, 2013

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A View Off The Porch – Ten Years Strong

Around the last week in July, 2003, Poncho and I met for the first time in person.  For the previous three weeks we had been IM’ing, e-mailing, and talking on the phone.  You see, we met on an internet dating … Continue reading

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