Category Archives: Family


I saw a video on CBS Sunday morning news last week that described studies that have recently been done on friendship, and it’s importance in our lives. Basically, they performed some tests which were done alone and then done again … Continue reading

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Welcome Home

She sits alone before the massive windows of the terminal, staring absently at the tarmac.  Silently she waits, radiating an air of calm introspection.  It is not until one draws closer that they can see past the ramrod straight back … Continue reading

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Shaking The Family Tree

When I am not sitting on my porch, solving today’s list of pithy problems, I like to spend time figuring out who I am.  No, that’s not right.  I know who I am, or think I am.  I want to … Continue reading

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