Category Archives: A Writer’s Blog

“Eating off the Floor” (For those of us who remember Erma Bombeck

  This day, 1927 , another one of my favorite writers, Erma Bombeck,  was born…. Not a classical literary icon …….but an icon to housewives all across America…… Her humor and wisdom gave a daily lift to overworked, overstressed, women … Continue reading

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The Treasures of Ordinary Days……Celebrating Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day………a day for the chocolatiers and florists and card companies.  But I guess all holidays are like that…… The more holidays I see, the more I see the day, not the holiday. Ordinary days are the holidays…..the days you … Continue reading

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For St. Bridget’s Day (Imbolc)

One of the nicest energies in Ireland was around trees…… They have wishing trees in Ireland, certain sacred trees, respected and cherished. The black hawthorn is considered one, and wishing hawthorns are adorned with beribboned presents and possessions. These hawthorns … Continue reading

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“The Horror of Gift Wrap”

I love giving gifts, but I hate to wrap…..once I just put bubble wrap around a present. I guess it’s because I have always felt what is inside is the gift, not what is outside, in all matters of life. … Continue reading

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“Living with a Bunch of Furry Kids”

Anyone who lives with a pack of dogs knows they are just like kids.   They get jealous over toys, they get jealous over beds, they can be spiteful, and they can be so compassionate your heart will melt. We … Continue reading

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“We adorn graves for “us” not them”

Last night, a cousin called.   I don’t keep in touch with family anymore.   When my husband handed me the phone and said it’ s your family……..I said………”Who died?” It wasn’t a death, though my ties to family have long … Continue reading

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“The Light Continues”

Early this morning when I awoke and came downstairs, a beautiful beam of morning sunlight was focused only on a photograph of me and my Little Guy…….I think it was St. Lucy’s light, telling me that Little Guy was in her … Continue reading

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