Monthly Archives: May 2014

Today. Right Now.

Today is the day. There is a gigantic orange truck parked outside of my house ready to swallow up all of my belongings. There are strangers in my house going through all of my things like well-trained thieves. I have … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday

This is not my original post. I mean, it is original-I wrote it, but it is not what I originally intended to write. This morning I wrote a different post, all it needed was a few pictures. But I had … Continue reading

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Go Ride a Bike

This morning is cool and crisp, unusual so late in May, but I love it. I have chill bumps on my arms-just enough that I am not cold, but refreshed. Alive. I strap on my helmet and swing my leg … Continue reading

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There Was Love

The floor is sticky And the dishes are piled high There are chips in the lawn And my head has the perfect amount of ache There was a lot of laughter And not a single tear My house was full … Continue reading

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Happiness

“Whoever said money can’t buy happiness, has never paid an adoption fee.” I beg to differ. After countless hours on rescue and shelter sites I found Bridget. An owner turn in brought to a little underfunded shelter in NC. A … Continue reading

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“Whoever said money can’t buy happiness, has never paid an adoption fee.”

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Ah, my darling

He kissed my forehead, wiped my tears. I tried to catch my breath, tried to steady my heartbeat, tried to stop the noise. ‘I’m sorry…I’m sorry I’m a mess’, I said over and over. We’ve been here before, haven’t we… … Continue reading

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How Does One Become a Butterfly

“How does one become a butterfly?” Pooh asked pensively.  Piglet replied, “You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.”  A.A. Milne I have been preparing for this move for close to … Continue reading

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Moving and Shaking

We are moving in less than thirty days. So that must make me a mover and a shaker. Right? Well, it does according to this weeks prompt at Writing Room 101…(if you haven’t visited, you should).   We found out … Continue reading

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