Category Archives: Dogs

Dad

my heart breaks every day as I miss your friendship, laughter, wisdom and soul.  I promise I’ll turn my sadness into smiles as I think of the goodness you brought to the world…the opportunities you gave me to flourish….the siblings … Continue reading

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Ugly or Pretty Grief

i am dealing with the ugliness of grief as my dad recently died.  The dark side of grief leaves you empty, alone, feeling as if you are crazy and suicidal.  The pretty side of grief allows you to talk with … Continue reading

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Madness

I’m sad today, however, I allowed it for 2 hours… I wouldn’t give in….. caregiving gets harder and harder… pretty flowers in Pinterest made me smile… sweet Melissa is here healing me make decisions… who should make decisions…. I don’t … Continue reading

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My Thanksgiving

Thanks to all of you for letting me write….you help me so much through a life transition. I am thankful for two amazing parents, a sibling and two dove a diving. I’m grateful for my careers and surving cancer….the madness … Continue reading

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Organic Nature

i’m alone …i know i’m alone…..i feel at peace when i’m having my coffee and have structure in my day…. love is all around me — i just have to catch it. they say to just write…i’m just writing. i … Continue reading

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Stopped in my tracks….

I’m stopped dead in my tracks….it is hot as hell out and I don’t want to do a thing. I crave winter and straight hair…. I want to work, make money and get health insurance….a brick wall is in my … Continue reading

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Liza with a Z

Going to see Liza tonite…music is good….will make me smile instead of cry. Wish it were Bruce, however, I’ll give Liza my attention. Birthday present for mom…will be good for her…..not sure about us…..very camp. I am wishing to much….wish … Continue reading

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National Donut Day…..Really?

It is National Donut Day……me, I’m dreaming of chocolate chip cookies….but then I’ll have to walk a mile just to keep the thighs I have! The latte’s are bubbling…people are acting disinterested, big brother is listening to my phone calls … Continue reading

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Not just another day!

blue sky….wind surfing through the air…..I can breathe….having my latte and thinking to much. Wish Sandra Dee was here. They gave us their life and are now victims of emotional elder abuse. If I were in aspen and Bruce was … Continue reading

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Summer Fun

Memorial Day is almost here and it reminds me of the past….the past is happy for me. I’m trying to recreate a happy future. Memorial Day on the Washington Mall…..waiting for the Beach Boys to perform…..silly enough to think I … Continue reading

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