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Famished North Koreans resort to cannibalism

Famished North Koreans resort to cannibalism. Most of us in the US have no idea what it means to be hungry. We might not have many expensive “things” but we always have food. We have a house and a car … Continue reading

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The End of an Era

When I joined the Catholic Church in 1990 I started a new chapter in my spiritual life. My pastor was Fr. Tash. I sang a lot of masses, either in the choir or as cantor/song leader with Fr. Tash presiding. … Continue reading

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Obama’s America 2016

I just watched 2016. It is a fascinating and very compelling movie. It is full of history and background of Barack Obama, much from his own books. It is a way to get to know the man. What I took … Continue reading

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I’ve lived a sheltered life!

I have lived a sheltered life. Mostly out of fear, but somewhat out of lack of opportunity. I grew up feeling I was different, always on the outside looking in at the ‘popular’ or ‘cool’ or ‘beautiful’ people. I never fit … Continue reading

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Do people still make Resolutions?

Image via Wikipedia I’ve never been one to make New Years resolutions. I guess because everyone knows we won’t keep them for very long. Why advertise my inability to follow through? But, a new year with the opportunity of new … Continue reading

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“Acts of God”

I was watching the CMT Insider show. It was showing some highlights of various country stars and some of the happenings of 2010. One was the clip showing that freak storm that blew in right before Sugarland was to perform at the … Continue reading

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I’m Older now

I was filling out a survey and had to list my age. I started to put 61 like usual, when I realized I had just had a birthday a few weeks ago. So, now I’m 62. I don’t feel any different … Continue reading

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The Heat is really getting to me!

The news is consistently telling us to be careful, drink plenty of water and don’t spend a lot of time out in the sun. They recommend you pay special attention to the young and the elderly who are more susceptible. … Continue reading

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Why Do We Blog? « Person Of Letters

Why Do We Blog? « Person Of Letters. This subject seems to come up quite often.  Why do we blog? Reading this blog reminded me  I had written an older post on this subject, so I decided to re-post my … Continue reading

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Did Startrek the Next Generation have the Kindle?

I’m finally ready to own a Kindle. I have almost 2 bedrooms full of bookshelves and books. We even have books in boxes and piled in corners! I think that is entirely too many books! So, I think the solution … Continue reading

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Vegetable Garden Brings Criminal Charges in Oak Park, Michigan – ABC News

News via Vegetable Garden Brings Criminal Charges in Oak Park, Michigan – ABC News. What? Ok, do they live where this is not allowed? Actually, they checked first and found no ordinance telling them it was not allowed. The family … Continue reading

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Hot Topics on WordPress.com

Hot Topics on WordPress.com. I’ve blogged on WordPress for a couple of years. I really enjoy writing and reading blogs here. I usually browse the newly pressed or the tags to find new blogs to read. I do that every … Continue reading

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If the Titanic sank today, here’s how the President, the media and Wall Street would spin it (satire) «

If the Titanic sank today, here’s how the President, the media and Wall Street would spin it (satire) «.  If you haven’t read this blog…it is well worth the read! It is insightful and hilarious! Be ready for a little … Continue reading

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NBC dumps ‘under God’ from Pledge at U.S. Open

NBC dumps ‘under God’ from Pledge at U.S. Open. I totally missed this because I’m not really interested in watching the US Open. NBC showed two different times, a segment of children reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and each time, … Continue reading

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Remembering Daddy

I’ve read a few posts on Dads and Father’s Day.  Klove radio was asking all week what you remembered learning from your father. It got me to thinking. My dad died right before my 40th birthday, so it has been 22 … Continue reading

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