100 Words: An Elderly Couple

We loved seeing them every few days as they walked in the square outside our office window. An elderly couple, one stooped over a walker, is not an uncommon sight in this city - but these two, garbed in identical dramatic outfits that went farther than simple matching windbreakers, stood out. Some days each sported a metallic silver coat and jauntily angled scarlet tam. Other times, head to toe matching plaid. Seeing their spunky getups always brought smiles to each of our faces. We didn't see the two of them for a long time... and then, one day, just the wife. ...more
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NaBloPoMo: Add All Your March 2014 Posts Here!

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Hi. I'm a Recovering Perfectionist.

Since it's Throwback Thursday in Facebookland and this May 2013 post fit tonight's topic perfectly: Does blogging bring out your best or worst self? I'm going to do a blog rewind and it's new to you, lol!...more
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NaBloPoMo: Add All Your March 2014 Posts Here!

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NaBloPoMo: Add All Your March 2014 Posts Here!

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Depression is a beast

 Depression is a beast. It takes insecurities and amplifies them. It takes accomplishments and minimizes them....more
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Why I Need a Sticker Chart to Get Through the Day

Yesterday I went to the school supply store and bought a sticker chart. It's one of those big poster boards where teachers usually track the progress of their students, or parents use to track potty training. This poster, though, is for me. ...more
Kelly, thank you so much. You are so right. So many times I feel just like a child and I am so ... more

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