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Shot through the heart...

We had the post-week talk tonight.

He was calm and matter of fact through the whole thing. He told me he hadn’t had a drink in a week and that he was making changes. 429 more words

Run Smarter, Not Harder!

Yep.  This is my new mantra for running.  Run smarter, not harder!  It works!

What I have discovered as a long-distance runner is that I tend to get tired.   1,117 more words

Dear Self

You are not drowning; you are learning to swim

You are not failing; you’re working on solutions

You are not freaking out; you are getting used to the excitement… 68 more words

A Call To A Father

I imagine a phone line to heaven; I place a call to you. To hear your friendly voice again would bring joy. There’s much to share and a question to ask of you. 381 more words


Strength of a Tree

more than once this tree has suffered distress

most likely from a classic Nor’Easter

it has survived and continues

to thrive and provide

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Broken.”


Don't Let Your Weight Define You

Happy Thursday!

Today’s topic = the dreaded scale.

It’s not uncommon to weigh yourself often if you’re concerned about your weight, or even just curious. I have to admit. 1,003 more words

What If There Were No Toilets?

Could you imagine what would happen if there were no toilets? The fertile imagination of some persons might want to suggest that all we would need to do to cope with this is to have every human being wear pampers! 608 more words