"'What's your name,' Coraline asked the cat. 'Look, I'm Coraline. Okay?''Cats don't have names,' it said.'No?' said Coraline.'No,' said the cat. 'Now you people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't need names.” ― Neil Gaiman, Coraline Labels. They've been a topic of discussion around here lately.… Continue reading Terms

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Take two :)

(Originally written February 10, 2013) Another year has made its way by. And here we are, just a few short weeks into the next. I do really love my thirties. And I have sat at my computer several times and begun to write... just never to find it lead anywhere. So here we are, trying… Continue reading Take two 🙂

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Silver Linings

(Originally written August 30, 2011) Well, I do tend to learn the hard way. But at least I learn. So, as previously stated, the writing was on the wall. But, hand to name-your-own-deity, it was terrific while it lasted. Here are my take-a-ways: 1. Be careful what you ask for. Sometimes you put little hopes… Continue reading Silver Linings