Monthly Archives: September 2012

My Food Stamp Story

A lot of people I know have a very negative view of the Food Stamp Program.  That it is misused and abused by deadbeats.  That people should just pull themselves up and not rely on the government.  I admit that … Continue reading

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Bruises on her heart

(originally written Monday, 21 June 2010) Mind swirling, thoughts racing she finds it hard to breathe. Tossing, turning-twisting sheets she finds it hard to sleep. What was said? What was meant? Could it even be? Heart pounding. Pulse racing. She … Continue reading

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Date Me?

I have only been dating again for about 9 months. I feel very rusty.  Still.  The last time I dated, we didn’t have the internet, not in any practical sense anyway, next to no one had a cell phone and … Continue reading

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Blink

(originally written January 25, 2011 the day I moved out and left my ex) All I want is to blink and have this be over.  Be tomorrow.  Not tomorrow exactly but some time after now when it doesn’t hurt quite … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

How do you say goodbye when it’s been over for so long already? “I love you.” He said it as if that would explain everything.  Take us back in time to when he really meant it.  When he lived it … Continue reading

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She looked up at the sky, this little girl I love. “Why is the sky blue,” she looks over at you. “It would be so nice if instead it were pink, or maybe a color we have yet to see.” … Continue reading

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The Dance

He can hear the laughter in her throat before she even cracks a smile. There are couples all around them dancing, kissing and talking. She slips her arms from around his neck, as the laughter escapes her lips and she … Continue reading

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