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The Credits Are Rolling


I can’t sleep. I should, but it’s not happening because I can’t shut my brain off just yet. It’s just after midnight on Thursday, May 15th, and today is the last day of my 30s. It’s a day I never … Continue reading

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Subconscious ESP


I had the strangest dream last night… OK, I have strange dreams every night, but normally, the morning bedlam (alarm clock, cat yowling, husband throwing shoes on the floor or watching TV) causes the fine details to evaporate by the time … Continue reading

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The Greatest Love of All


I want to tell you all about an experience I had when I was a kid. I was about 11, almost 12 years old, and I was in a store with my mom and my younger brother, watching my mom shop for … Continue reading

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Hi, how are ya?


I’ve had occasion to get to know new people within the last year, either through work or Toastmasters (mainly, but occasionally outside those two) and began thinking about how I could quickly and easily help new folks get to know … Continue reading

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Making it look easy


This past Monday was the first week back at school for my husband (a teacher) and my son, who’s in fourth grade. During summers and holiday breaks, my husband does a ton of housework and yardwork, and he takes our … Continue reading

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No song unsung, no wine untasted


A couple of years ago, I posted a blog entry about a friend of mine who was moving far away and I was incredibly sad about it. That blog, to date, is my post popular post, and it seemed to … Continue reading

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Bad Company


This is a humorous speech I plan to give on Monday night. I’ll try to think of a better title, I promise. Constructive comments appreciated. Enjoy! Good evening, fellow Toastmasters and honored guests. It’s September now, almost fall, and before … Continue reading

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