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Death & Birthday Musings

I have been feeling very funky lately. Not the good funky (disco music, dancing around the house), but the not-so-good funky (depths of doldrums). A dear friend passed away last week, after weeks of struggle. It's a surprise that is not a surprise, you know? How can it be a surprise and not a surprise… Continue reading Death & Birthday Musings

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marriage – dying – death panels

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2008/09/do-taxpayers-need-marriage-workshops I don't know.  this was just appalling - putting forth some kind of "pro-marriage" agenda instead of actually feeding, housing, assisting poor families...  you know - if you can't produce results with your money, programs, and agenda - why not go back to TANF, food stamps, health insurance for kids?? I need more coffee. … Continue reading marriage – dying – death panels

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retro-post: Mama told me not to come… (or: hurry up and wait)

January 1, 2009 7:33 AM That ain't the way to have fun, son! So here I am at Spokane International Airport.  I'm typing this on word because they charge you for connecting to the internets.  I think that airports are a conspiracy to suck beleaguered souls of all their money while they don’t notice because… Continue reading retro-post: Mama told me not to come… (or: hurry up and wait)