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God Is More Than Me

If you have been reading some of my recent posts, you know that I have mentioned that a lot has been going on with me.   My thoughts and emotions especially – can be overwhelmed lately, drowned by the continual bombardment of the world and self-focus.   Recently, I was getting overcome with frustration and sorrow over so many things—other…

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Bound // Blog Tour

  It’s book tour time!  I am so excited for my lovely friend, Victoria – who is releasing her SECOND BOOK this year.   I’m delighted to be apart of her journey in this very small way and participate in promoting a special book called – Bound.     About The Book   Two souls don’t find each other by…

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Lifestyle, Uncategorized, Writing

October In A Nutshell – Letting Go Of Old Dreams For New Ones

Once again, I had another rather ‘unproductive’ month.  I mostly played catch up.  But a few key events happened. Tweaked my blog design a smidge.   Went to our libraries massive bi-annual book sale. And yes, I got gobs and gobs of beautiful books. And behold –  the book haul! Three classics – I’m especially pleased with lovely editions of…

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Williamsburg, VA – Xmas 2016.

     Huzzah!  The post for our family vacation is finally up!  It took me long enough, but at last, here it is, in all its dubious glory.      First up we have the George Wythe House.  Historians can absolutely, categorically confirm that George Washington DID sleep here. George Wythe was a delegate to the Continental Congress, and Virginia’s first signer…

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September – Half A Nutshell

Just like I do for every month of the year, I had big plans for September.  Buuuut . . . things happened and I only “accomplished” a smidgen of what I had originally intended.   Nevertheless!  Some fun and great things happened in September!  Let us begin…    Some friends from Florida stayed with us to get away from the…

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My Star Wars Theories

  After following many Star Wars theories and reading available tidbits – I have assembled my assessment of what will happen in Star Wars’ near future. So, let’s try to guess what the Big Mouse has in store for us, shall we? Are you ready?           My Theory   Maz Kanata will die, rather like her…

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Uncategorized, Writing

GIVEAWAY (60th Post Celebration)

Looking at my blog the other day I realized I had nearly written 60 posts.  That’s a lot, I suppose and yet it doesn’t FEEL like a lot at all.  I currently have 54 wonderful subscribers so that’s almooost one subscriber per post!  EXCITING!  Late November will be my blog’s one year anniversary and I would love to see how…

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August In A Nutshell

This is a depressingly short post because I accomplished hardly ANYTHING in August. ‘cringes’ What happened??  How could August be over??  And WHY WASN’T I MORE ORGANIZED AND PRODUCTIVE??? I do hate unproductive cycles. I mean – what on earth was I DOING all August??? I wish, Maru.   But anyway – onto the meager nutshell. Warning:  Major Gif-Zone ahead.…

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The Summer Dog

Visits To My Grandparents Country House Had A Special Draw For Me . . . .. I can still see you, Tosca . . . You lived down the old road, past the lake, but what incredible hearing you had!  All we had to do was go outside and laugh and make a lot of noise and when we looked…

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