Monthly Archives: June 2013

Just Words

‘Sticks and stone may break my bones but words will never hurt me.’  No big deal!  They’re just words.  This week we’ve seen enacted on the national stage the effect of ‘just words.’ Paula Deen’s trials over the effect of … Continue reading

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A Thought about Porcupines

Introducing the lesson on the wisdom of King Solomon to her first grade class, the teacher asked, “Who can tell me what was so great about King Solomon?” The lesson was lost when a dark-haired gal waved her hand excitedly … Continue reading

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Tales of Two Dads

The story is told about a father who set his 3 yr. old son on a marble mantle above the fire place and told the child to jump in daddy’s arms.  Eagerly the little boy leaped, only to have the … Continue reading

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Sing Baby Sing!

I am constantly searching for new and exciting ways to say, “I love you.”  Florists advise me to ‘say it with flowers.’  Hershey says’ I love you’ with chocolate kisses.’ Halmark recommends sappy poems.   TV ads, especially at Christmas, … Continue reading

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Reality Check

Sorry for the delay between blogs.  During the last week or so I’ve come face to face with reality.  My reality check is, sooner or later, I am going to die.  I spent two days (felt like 10) in the … Continue reading

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