Monthly Archives: January 2010

Don’t Break the Elastic

In April, Maya Angelou was interviewed by Oprah on her 70+ birthday.  Oprah asked her what she thought of growing older.  And, there on television, she said it was ‘exciting…’ Regarding body changes, she said there were many, occurring every … Continue reading

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We’re Off to Costa Rica!

This is our first international trip since we weathered the snows of Antarctica, the Rio de la Plata of Uruguay and being centrally located in Santiago, Chile.  This is also the first trip that Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde has made our … Continue reading

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Pirates Among Us

A pirate walked into a bar, and the bartender said, “Hey, I haven’t seen you in a while. What happened? You look terrible.” “What do you mean?” said the pirate, “I feel fine.” “What about  the wooden leg? You didn’t … Continue reading

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Good News, Bad News

Which would you prefer first?  Good News or Bad News?  I’ll give the bad news first.  Hazel’s brother was to be wed on a destination cruise to the Bahamas in May 2010.  Hazel had invited Dr. Jekyll and me to come … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Nancy, My Friend

Life can be funny.  Life can be baffling.  Today I find that life is ironic.  On Saturday morning, 1/9/10 around 9 AM in Thoughts, Not A Post I posted that we should communicate our feelings to our friends and loved ones.  We should … Continue reading

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Do You Hear Me?

Dr. Jekyll sent me an email asking me to print 10 copies of something for his volunteer work.  Key words here are 1) volunteer and 2) work.  It is a complete chart of “duties” covering the next few days/weeks. I did … Continue reading

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Sometimes things dart across my mind.  Not a post-worth of thought.  Just a fleeting reflection or recollection. Too often we think good thoughts about loved ones and friends and yet we never share those thoughts with the person.  I am writing … Continue reading

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