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I think about a million different things to write about every day. My dog’s latest piano composition, the lady smoking cigarettes, pushing a cart while trudging down Quarrier Street,  the guy who comes to our back door regularly looking for

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Starting Fresh..again

I’m like most writers I know who care about what they write. I obsess about each word I choose. I worry about being good enough. And yet, nothing pleases me more than reading a good sentence. It really doesn’t matter

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A Coach Purse Story

I had no idea what a big deal Coach purses were until today. On Facebook, I said: “My status as a tomboy is confirmed. Accessorizing a purse is something that would never cross my mind.” The comments were almost instant

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Driving home from church yesterday, I caught a glimpse of color out of the corner of my eye. I went around the block, parked and got out of the car.  I approached the pile of (rags? clothes?) cautiously, in case

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