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I saw the white sneakers first. My dog approached them with cautious joy, tail flopping from side to side. Everybody is a potential friend as far as golden retrievers are concerned. The sneakers were attached to denim legs and they

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Beginner

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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The pesky arc, part I

When I was younger, I wanted desperately to be different from my parents. And I am. The dog lives inside and climbs on whatever furniture he wants, for example. Our cats are decidedly more indoor than out. My husband and

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Posted in Life, Music, Uncategorized, Writing

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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