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Caturday Quickies: Recent developments

So . . . I went to work Monday morning to learn that I had been successful in the Consultant process. Yes, I am now in another qualified pool. 421 more words

Melanie Marttila

Missing Out on Life

I’m an introvert, a homebody, and a chronic excuse-maker with not one ounce of spontaneity in my bones.

I miss out on life way too much. 433 more words

Angst Fest 2014: The Fall Edition

It’s been a while since I’ve written about this, but as I sit staring at my calendar and see that September is just a couple of days away, a number of things loom large (is that English? 695 more words


on magic and prayer

I’m a high school teacher, and school starts again in two days. I’ve come in to school to do a little last minute prep, the sun is setting fast, and there isn’t a living soul in the whole building except for the security guard at the main gate and the resident cat. 614 more words



What is often certain,
is within reach to attain!

Beauty of uncertainty
lies miles past infinity!


I Have Loved the Stars

“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” 619 more words


An Uncertain Future

“I don’t know if I’m ready for this.”

She had a nervous look on her face. I could tell she was frightened. The truth is, so was I. 651 more words

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