Tag Archives: memories

Opening My Eyes

Today, I was thinking  about a beautiful spring day thirteen years ago when I was driving my mother home from an appointment with her oncologist.  At the time, she was battling three different types of cancer and she was at … Continue reading

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Halloween Crazy

My cell phone rang the other night when I was out for my walk.  It was my oldest grown son, calling home to chat with his mother.  “Hello” I answered. “Hi, Mom, have you gone Halloween crazy yet?”  Ah, this … Continue reading

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The Dead Man in the Road

Today’s WordPress one-word prompt is: Urgent Back many years ago when I was still working, I was driving to work early on a Saturday morning.  The veterinary clinic I worked at was about 25 minutes from my house and on Saturdays … Continue reading

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Mimosa Tree

Today’s WordPress one-word daily prompt is: Tree If I had to name my favorite tree, I would have to say it is the Mimosa tree.  We had a few in both the front and the backyard of the home I … Continue reading

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This post is in response to the WordPress one-word daily prompt: Graceful  Sometimes these one-word prompts really stump me.  Nothing comes to mind at reading some of them and the writer’s block wins.  That was not the case today as … Continue reading

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Thinking of 9/11

It has been said that Whitney Houston performed what was possibly the best rendition ever of the National Anthem at Super Bowl XXV on January 27, 1991.  Her performance that night is one of the most revered.  Yes, there were … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s WordPress one-word daily prompt was Fierce.  While I was in the middle of posting on this prompt, my computer went down.  Hence, I am finishing the post today. As a student in veterinary school and while practicing, I came across … Continue reading

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