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There is an oxymoronic twist to attaining the age of sixty-five. A person is then eligible for Medicare, which greatly reduces the monthly health insurance expenses – WONDERFUL – but it also means you are NOW sixty-five! Yikes. It’s a … Continue reading

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The Picture

It is hard to describe the value of a restorative vacation, time away from work and home. I am sitting on a small land point, with a bay on either side of me. Water is smacking the rock wall in … Continue reading

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Split Second

In a split second, life changes. Plans go awry. A good friend came to visit for a few hours and a lunch on her way to Wyoming. She fell off a step on my back patio, and broke her wrist … Continue reading

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For much of this last trip, we did not have wi-fi or even cell service, so every question about the meaning of a word (palo verde), or how something is made (diesel), had to wait until we returned. I made … Continue reading

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So here I am again, refreshed, rejuvenated, relaxed, and ready to write. This is the first time I can ever remember needing, actually needing, a vacation. I have always loved getting away and seeing new things and new places, but … Continue reading

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My Disney Experience

I’m BACK! I have returned from Disney World and that name is no exaggeration. It is a whole world of it’s own. I cannot imagine how many people Disney employs around the world but I can imagine that all of … Continue reading

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