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New Year’s 2010

Posted by Sue on January 1, 2010 in Celebrations, Deep Thoughts, Family, Life, Self-exploration |

I remember being a kid watching “2001 A Space Odyssey” and thinking how far away that was in the future. Now we’ve gone far beyond and are entering a new decade. I look back and the past year and so many things have happened that changed the course of my life. My father dying, my […]

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Almost

Posted by Sue on December 4, 2009 in Family, Life, Memories, Self-exploration |

That’s how long it’s been. Almost. Almost a year. Almost a year since my dad fell, hitting his head on the garage floor and sending himself into the long goodnight. The date sticks in my brain as i look at the calender, already full of birthday and christmas and new years and year -end tastks […]

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Those Days

Posted by Sue on November 20, 2009 in Asshats, Critters, Family, Life, Memories, Rants, Self-exploration |

Do you ever have one of Those Days. You know. The kind where you wake up and think it is going to be a good day, only to arrive at work to find out that while you were sleeping the world turned and things happened you have no control over, but that somehow you are […]

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Dear Writer

Posted by Sue on November 12, 2009 in Deep Thoughts, Life, Memories, Self-exploration |

There are some bloggers out there who are amazing writers. Truly amazing. They can say things that get to me. Deep inside of me. Whether it is reaching down and touching a memory or giving me a giggle, they can get to me. I know it is silly, but when one of those bloggers comments […]

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If You’ve Seen My Mind… Send It Back

Posted by Sue on October 28, 2009 in Family, Life, Random Thoughts, Self-exploration |

No, I'm not really losing my mind… not in the normal sense of the word. I am just having pangs of mortality. I'm not THAT old, but I find as time goes on I'm having more and more brain farts. You know, you have something on the tip of your tongue – or the edge […]

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Crazy Eights

Posted by Sue on October 15, 2009 in Self-exploration, Tagged, Wasting Time |

(Disclaimer: I've had this in my drafts folder since November of 2007. I've updated it to change some of my answers since then. I think everyone should do this every two years. You'd be surprised at how much changes…or doesn't change.) Thanks to Lisa here's my Crazy 8's. (btw, what's up with the crazy blog name, […]

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Dummy-Down

Posted by Sue on September 25, 2009 in Random Thoughts, Self-exploration |

Today I was reading a post by Brad and it occurred to me that what he was talking about sounded a lot like what I accuse my hubs of doing… I call it "dumming-down". My hubs is a smart guy. He can even speak well, when he wants to. Many times I get frustrated listening […]

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The Written Word

Posted by Sue on September 1, 2009 in Deep Thoughts, Random Thoughts, Self-exploration |

I don't know what prompts us to throw ourselves on the tracks and purge all over the blogosphere, but I've seen it so many times from so many of us. I've seen confessions and breakdowns and infidelity and loathing and love. I've seen blog posts from people that I'm not sure they themselves have a […]

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OCS

Posted by Sue on June 24, 2009 in Deep Thoughts, Life, Self-exploration |

Those of you who have been around for awhile know what that means. It is shorthand for “Only Child Syndrome”. I'm not sure it is anything that actually exists in any medical journal, but it certainly exists in me. My husband is the one who first pegged it and gave it the name and it […]

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One Foot In Front of the Other

Posted by Sue on May 15, 2009 in Deep Thoughts, Random Thoughts, Self-exploration |

That pretty much explains how I'm doing. Just taking it day to day. I'm good. Happy, even. Just can't seem to get real excited about much of anything… at least, not enough to blog it. I feel I'm letting down my blog. I think of several posts a day, but they never seem to make […]

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