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August 31, 2014 (this day)

That’s me, years ago, on the sixth step of Dr. Bob’s house.  I understand it was a contrived thing to give the house twelve steps, but no matter, the symbolism is wonderful. 283 more words

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Newspaper Headlines August 31

News Headlines August 31. Compiled by Demola Adefajo @demodefa
Governorship: PDP disqualifies Adamawa acting gov
Ebola: US to conduct vaccine trial in Nigeria
APGA adopts Jonathan as 2015 candidate… 1,076 more words

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…woke to friendlier skies than the previous two days had offered…actually seeing something other than the old monochromatic cloud

…weeded in the garden, adding more bulk to the compost pile…also pulled up most of the endive as I was overzealous in my planting of it this year and figure we would be better served replanting that area with more carrots, especially after the rain made the endive quite soggy… 501 more words

Today in Asia: Queen Sirikit of Thailand turns 82

In Thailand, August 12 is the birthday of Queen Sirikit, as well as Mother’s Day, in recognition of the Queen’s symbolic role as the mother of her country.   315 more words


August 12, 2014 (this day)

I’m still in the “this day” mode.

I wrote about the death of a local AA member. The day of his funeral, two others of my local AA crowd got married. 249 more words

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stupid mailbox

It was this time

Has always been this time

When i would look for that key

And check for my mails

Two years ago

I practically ran down on the eve of that day… 123 more words

Breaking Down

August 6, 2014 (this day)

My little corner of AA lost a very important person two days ago. 

It so often happens to me that when someone passes away, my estimation of that person doubles and triples in goodness.  425 more words

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