Monthly Archives: March 2012

Ghosts? You tell me

A couple of weeks ago a fire broke out in Eastern Colorado, near our ranch. I did not know this. My dream that night was Dean trying to dial 911. He couldn’t get through and so I tried. It was … Continue reading

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The final proof…

The final proofing is done on my first book. It is now going to print. I am trying not to think about it at all because it is such a combination of excitement, terror, and YIKES! The best thing I … Continue reading

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Doctors, Dreams and Defenses

Go to the doctor or don’t go to the doctor? I am still hacking and my kids all say GO. I hate going. In fact, I have a bad reputation of avoiding it like the plague, and I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Perspective

It never fails. In talking with someone, you find a little bit of commonality, a thread that weaves you together in some wonderful bond of humanity – even when it is grief. If you are going through grief of any … Continue reading

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Well, I haven’…

Well, I haven’t blogged in several days, partly because of a nasty cold that got me down, once again confirming my theory of grief’s effect on the body. My immune system is shot! The misery of the cold let me … Continue reading

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Author

This is Barbara’s web-site where you can link up to buy her book, “Wait Here, Wait There.”

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Definition of Success

Okay, here is where I put you all to work. Recently, when I was talking to a relative, my definition of success was getting up exactly one more time than the number of times you fall down. That sounds good, … Continue reading

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