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Archives for September, 2011


Come Skate Along The Edge With Me!

I would like to think I'm normal. I'd like to think I'm plain vanilla, Midwest nice - boring! Yes, boring might be fun (yawn), but the reality is that with the exception of "nice," I'm probably none of those things, at least not on any consistent basis.

I am a woman who has an ongoing love/hate relationship with ADD and a fondness/dislike with her bipoliarity. Gee, what else do I feel like tossing in

If you look over the...
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Why Not Mommy?

I've never been big on doing things the "normal" way. If I did, I wouldn't live my life skating blissfully along the edge.
Like some curious bystander, I've witnessed the engagements - wedding showers - bachelorette parties -  weddings (I gave up counting bridesmaid dresses) - baby showers - births - second children - third and so on and so forth.

Guess what?
But why on earth would I take my turns  in an orderly fashion?...
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I Will Be Your Warrior

When you are told that a loved one has cancer, you can almost hear the tires as your life comes to a screeching halt. Time stands still, everything moves in slow motion. “I don’t understand. I don’t understand what you’re telling me. I don’t understand.” And that about sums up my reaction.

I think, in many ways, my life since my loved one’s diagnosis, if I am not careful, could head to a place...
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