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17 ways you know you’ve become a news junkie.

It sure seems a lot longer than four and a half months since Obama was president, doesn’t it? Like maybe a whole decade or twenty or even a hundred years ago.   With so much insanity bombarding us every day … Continue reading

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8 ways to survive a 637 mile car trip in just one day — and make it amazing.

I love highway driving and I love long road trips most of all, even if I’m driving alone.   Most experts recommend that for anything over 400 or 500 miles, you should think about staying somewhere overnight and splitting your … Continue reading

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35 Reasons You are a Terrible Writer and Should Give Up Immediately.

I haven’t posted a new article about blogging in awhile, but I saw this and it made my day.   So I’m reblogging it here.     I hope it makes your day too! 35 Reasons You Are a Terrible … Continue reading

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13 reasons why being an introvert is awesome.

1.  You don’t have to spend a fortune on presents. 2.  You read more than the average person. 3.   You tend to be educated beyond your schooling, because you read so much. 4.   People think of you as … Continue reading

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15 things I love and hate about long road trips.

I adore road trips, and yesterday’s 635 mile drive from west-central Florida, to western North Carolina was no exception.   I love playing music when I drive, but since my car has no CD player and is not set up … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments of the Narc Cult family.

Narc families are like cults.   They swarm with Cluster Bees (sorry, couldn’t resist!) particularly Narcissists, and there is usually one Leader who is a Malignant Narcissist that rules over the Lesser narcissists and their supporters. There is always one … Continue reading

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25 things that gross me out.

I admit it.  I’m easily grossed out. That’s why I could never work as a nurse.    In this list I’m only including the things that most people don’t think are that disgusting (that’s why you won’t see vomit, poo, … Continue reading

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5 things I can’t believe I ever lived without.

1. Cellphones Then: A mere 15 years ago I stubbornly held onto my house phone and refused to be one of the sheeple who carried around an annoying device where you could never escape from the interruptions of unwanted callers.   … Continue reading

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50 things to ponder.

I think about these things all the time. Some of them drive me crazy! Warning: some of these things have moral or religious implications. 1. Will we ever discover another habitable, earthlike planet? If one exists, will we build colonies … Continue reading

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34 rules for kick-ass writing.

I didn’t make these rules; they come from this post. But they got a laugh from me and I hope you enjoy them too. 34 Rules For Kick ass Writing 1. Verbs HAS to agree with their subjects. 2. Prepositions … Continue reading

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