Category Archives: Misc

Birthday musings…

It was my birthday recently. Which one is strictly on a need-to-know basis, but I will say this; it was my first birthday since retirement. It was a strange day. Over its twenty four hours there were both up and … Continue reading

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 Do you have the August blahs? I just coined that phrase. It’s like the Sunday blues, the slightly anxious, slightly sad feeling that overshadows the last day of the weekend, of good times. The fact is, by the middle of … Continue reading

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Waiting for…?

I spend a lot of time waiting.  What, exactly, am I expecting? Well, something. A song from West Side Story said it best.  Something’s coming, something good…if I can wait. I don’t what it is, but it is gonna be … Continue reading

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Recently, I received a certificate of achievement. It recognized my 40 years in the profession of nursing. Aside from making me face my true age, it inspired me to reflect on the past, and how life has changed over those years. … Continue reading

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Out with the Old, In with the New, sort of…

      Recently, I upgraded my old flip phone to a smart phone. I’m not sure why, exactly. It was perhaps a little impulsive.  I never thought  much about my old cell phone. It served few purposes, but came in handy to locate my … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to feel like Christmas…

     Christmas shopping… Those words, like, rich, creamery butter, connote something mouthwatering; in this case, a day of fun–starting perhaps with breakfast at Starbucks, followed by a leisurely stroll through the mall to search out the perfect gifts for loved ones,  ending with tea … Continue reading

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Prize Fever

            I just returned from my local Sobey’s store clutching my two new chances to win a car, a shopping spree, or a home makeover. Just for good measure, I also put five dollars down on a Lotto Max—it’s 40 … Continue reading

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