I Hate August

Last night I went to dinner and when the waitress asked me what I wanted to drink I couldn’t answer her. I just sat there with a blank look on my face. She wasn’t sure what to do with me … Read More

A Ship out of the Harbor

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I spent all summer working on my allusive book and its companion known as a book proposal. Oh, who am I kidding? I thought about it all summer while staring at a blank page on my computer. Only when I realized I … Read More

Dear Elizabeth McCord, I wish you were real.

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Have you ever met a character you knew you would be best friends with if only he or she were real? The ones you miss when you finish a book or the ones that help you live a thousand lives all … Read More

When you Carpe Diem a Budget Airline Ticket

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One glorious day a few weeks ago, the airline Gods took favor upon me and gave me a half price ticket from Atlanta to Montana. Flying across the country can do a number on the travel budget and this discount … Read More

When I need to Leave Reality

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Can I confess something terrible to book lovers everywhere? Can I trust you with my secret?? I’ve never read Harry Potter. I know! I wish I could love it and all things potter and Hogwarts, but I failed after many … Read More

Meeting At The Local Barre

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I’m all about trying new things and expanding my perspective on life. When my friend Meg suggested a free Barre 3 workout class I said to sign me up! I’d heard about it and have seen some post online about this … Read More

Traveling and Vacations and why I love them both

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Sometimes we travel and sometimes we vacation. The dictionary defines the two as such: Travel: (v) make a journey, typically of some length or abroad. (n) the action of traveling, typically abroad. journeys, especially long or exotic ones   Vacation: … Read More

A Bucket To Be Filled

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Ever wonder where our phrases come from? It’s raining cats and dogs. I mean honestly, where did that come from? In 2007 a popular movie featuring Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman brought the term The Bucket List to our vocabulary. … Read More

Finding the Magic in the Mundane

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I didn’t ask for a long 50-minute commute, but that’s where the good lord put me, so I drive. Monday thru Friday, August through May I make the drive from one town to the next for work. I wasn’t crazy … Read More

When the Bells Stop

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It’s the first week of summer and I’m so out of sorts. Another year in the books, another group educated and sent on to the next grade. From now on the students from this year will simply be referred to … Read More

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