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Donkey Years it was Since She Wrote…

In the days beyond recall, I used to write a blog. Humans make plans and the Keebler Elves laugh. It’s been such a very long time ago that I last wrote. I honestly don’t know the last time was. What I do know … Continue reading

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Have You Seen my Mojo?

I’ve lost my blogging mojo. Of late my posts irrevocably suck. No, don’t try to spare my feelings, I know they do. And just as assuredly, I know that I will get my mojo back. I’ve been writing my entire life. … Continue reading

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Huelga! Strike!

I’m creeping towards 1,000 hits on this old blog of mine. It’s exciting, but at the same time, there are things about my numbers that perplex me. One thing, actually, and that is how in the heck people find my … Continue reading

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State of the Union, Isle of Tam, February, 2011

Part of what I intended when I started writing this blog for myself was to hold myself accountable for things I needed to do. That quickly got old (ha ha!) and the actual writing of my blog took on a … Continue reading

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Ode to Bloggers Everywhere, to Love, and to Martin Luther King, Jr.

The fact that I woke up with a stomach ache this morning isn’t deterring me from my blog-writing responsibility.  What a trooper!  That my stomach ache has progressed to vomiting and fever can not keep me from fulfilling my destiny … Continue reading

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Urgh! Angst! Anxiety! Rebelliousness! Warning! Warning!

I haven’t posted anything in a while, and there’s a reason for that. I was starting to feel like if I couldn’t end up being upbeat, if I couldn’t be amusing, inspirational, or at least educational, then I had nothing … Continue reading

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My Pillow Sings a Siren Song, Yodeladyhoo, and Asking for Help

Last night sleep called to me with all of the allure of a siren’s song. I climbed in to bed at 9:00 only to be wakened later by Lady (aka Yodeladyhoo, Lady Friend, Lady Monster, Big Mama, Butterball, Baby Lady, … Continue reading

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Success, More Julie & Julia, OCD, and the Kitchen Sink

I woke up exhausted. Went to bed at around 2 a.m., got up at 8:30 a.m.  Perhaps the grrr squeak grrr squeak grrr squeak of the rock tumbler at approximately 50 revolutions per minute invaded my sleep. I believe I … Continue reading

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Why We Blog, Julie & Julia, and Happy 1.1.2011

I suppose that most bloggers, in their heart of hearts, would love to be the next Julie Powell of the blogging world. Why not? She writes exquisitely. She has a tremendous following. She works as hard on her current writing … Continue reading

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