Category Archives: Favorite Things

Sunday Meditation

I’ve been making a list of the things they don’t teach you at school. They don’t teach you how to love somebody. They don’t teach you how to be famous. They don’t teach you how to be rich or how … Continue reading

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People Have Told Us

At home my mother and brother and I move in quiet orbits around one another in the heavy silence that filled the house after the flowers and family were gone. People have told us we need to move on. To … Continue reading

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You and Me and Hootie and the Blowfish

How can anyone know? Every major belief system, including so-called nonbelief systems such as atheism and nihilism, is built upon a fantastic premise: All matter exploded and congealed somehow into you and me and Hootie and the Blowfish. God inseminated … Continue reading

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Spewing into the Universe

I’ve stopped using Facebook for a while. My sister passed away and everything just got so *noisy*. I can’t even talk about her death here the way I did with my uncle’s in the last post because it’s too close. I … Continue reading

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Self-Soothing

Seems like life does that to us every now and then, yes? It’s not always bad but it does leave us gasping for breath. From November to February I was sick at least four times with sinus infections and bronchitis. … Continue reading

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Buy Things! No, Don’t! But Then, Maybe You Should!

I can’t even believe how much better I’m feeling!  Tuesday night I cried, Wednesday morning I woke up and cried.  My psychiatrist couldn’t see me so he called in a prescription for clonazepam, I was popping those twice a day. … Continue reading

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Too Busy to Blog?

I know, it sounds crazy.  I used to be able to spend hours getting into trouble all over the interwebs.  Life changes though and it has recently changed for the better.  The kids are in a fantastic school, I quit … Continue reading

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