Category Archives: Fun

My Village People: A Tribute to the Cullimores

In family parlance, there are those who say it takes a village to raise a child. I wholeheartedly concur. Through the wonders of social media, I have recently been in contact with a family who, through their shear benevolence, helped … Continue reading

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Skipping the Dam Tour

On driving in…rocks, rocks. Lots of rocks. Mountains majestic…and desert bare. Rocks, rocks. Lots of rocks. My origins from East Make West alien. Arresting, rugged, tall, these rocks. Mighty H dam is dizzying in scope. So the tour…signage thus: DO … Continue reading

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Speak Those Goals

It was the end of a brutal year. I found myself facing a divorce, single-parenthood, a draining job and pretty much the loss of everything I thought life had set out before me. But for the wise advice from a … Continue reading

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Old Gal Rap

Another day to see and be, a day of opportunity, a day for me to make my plea, a day to prove this comes E Z to me. Rappin’ and clappin’ , creating a song, keep the words coming, doesn’t … Continue reading

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