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"Be Well, John Spartan"

Today was a high pain level day. Depending on many things, my arthritis can range from annoying to debilitating. It was rather higher on the scale today than desired, so I stayed home. 341 more words

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honestly,

I’m at a loss.  What I’ve experienced was so harrowing, so stressful and painful and seemingly impossible.  And now it’s quiet, I’m passing.  I’m this tense, awkward, doofy-looking woman whose clothing is ill-fitting and spectacularly out of season…  but I’m not perceived as transgender.  123 more words

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Rik Potter

Rik Potter is a modern witch, author, teacher and member of the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids. He has been a practitioner of the magical arts and a seeker of the old ways for nearly 30 years. 109 more words

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A day in the life – part 3: school-by-school application plan

It’s nearly a year since TopDogMBA came into being and – over 18,000 hits later – I’ve decided to share some of the application aids I created that helped me get two admits (and a waitlist) from top 10 b schools. 497 more words

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".... Mama Odie, who had no children of her own body, but all who came to her were her children!....."

On April 16th, 1866, my Grand Mother, Victoria Bruno Blasso, was born in Italy. She came to America in 1898 and was a midwife in New York City. 2,598 more words

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A day in the life – part 2: my application masterplan

It’s nearly a year since TopDogMBA came into being and – over 18,000 hits later – I’ve decided to share some of the application aids I created that helped me get two admits (and a waitlist) from top 10 b schools. 301 more words

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Back to the wife-beating in Outlander

So, the wife-beating episode of Outlander has been out there for a couple of weeks now, and I might be more upset about the reactions of people who haven’t read the books than people who have. 311 more words

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