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Leave me alone, I’m lonely.

I miss my friends. There I said it. Big breath. Exhale. I miss my friends. My people. My bitches. Some days I miss them more than anything and a text or a phone call just doesn’t help. I miss my … Continue reading

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Deserving

Deserving:adjective 1. qualified for or having a claim to reward, assistance, etc., because of one’s actions, qualities, or situation: 2. meriting; worthy: I wrote a letter to myself in the voice of someone that loves me this weekend. It sounds strange, and … Continue reading

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Bragging Rights

The woman across from me started her sentence with ‘I am not a writer, but’. And so did the young girl at the back of the room. And so did I, in my head. I say it to myself everyday. … Continue reading

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Flying Solo

In less than a week I will be in Vermont. I will be traveling completely alone, to a place I have never been and I will be rooming with women I have never met. I booked this trip last year … Continue reading

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Left, Right, Left, Right

I wear contact lenses. I have had them since eighth grade, when my grandmother decided no child should have to have braces and Coke-bottle bottom glasses. (Thank you grandma). I was for all intents and purposes, blind as a bat … 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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Message In a Bottle

When I was a girl we used to send messages in bottles out into Long Island Sound.  Silly letters rolled up tightly and tied with twine.  We slid them into whatever soda bottle we could scavenge from our parents and … Continue reading

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Zero to Hero:Who are you, and why are you here?

Well, if this isn’t one of those questions I have asked myself a million times in my life.  Ha! I think I have covered the who am I in my About Me, but not the why am I here.  Somedays … Continue reading

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The Obituary Writer

Last month I read The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood. To be exact, I listened to it. Since I started wearing hearing aids I have found that music does not sound the same in the car. It sounds tinny and … Continue reading

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