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Broken laptop.

I need to get my laptop fixed or buy a new one, so I won’t be posting for a few days. It’s very hard for me to type from my phone, which is what I’m doing now. Advertisements

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Maybe we should stop trying so hard to be happy.

Originally posted on October 2, 2016 We live in a society that demands we always be happy and smiling.    “Negative” emotions are generally unacceptable, and we are told over and over again via pop psychologists and the mass media … Continue reading

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The ultimate dissociative experience.

Originally posted on Lucky Otters Haven:
Death isn’t something I like to think about, much less write about.  In fact, it’s my biggest fear (outside of the death of one of my children).  Oh, I know all the pat arguments…

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The mystery ship.

Credit: Unknown photographer.  This haunting photo is very similar the way the old battleship appeared to me as a child. I have a vivid memory of myself as a mosquito-bitten, golden-tanned and skinny little girl of seven and eight years … Continue reading

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I would not want to have children in today’s America.

When I was a little girl back in the ’60s, life was good.   There was a sense — even among children as young as I was — that America was a good place: prosperous and powerful, but also with a … Continue reading

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5 reasons why you should never tell a narcissist they’re a narcissist.

Originally posted on July 1, 2015 In my dealings with narcissists, it’s sometimes been tempting to tell them to their face that they’re narcissists, thinking maybe it could be the wake up call they need. It’s a nice fantasy to … Continue reading

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Grumpy old men: narcissists in old age.

Originally posted on Lucky Otters Haven:
It’s been said narcissists grow worse with age. As they lose their looks and mental acuity and become less sexually desirable and more unemployable, they lose the ability to attract the supply they need…

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RIP Tom Petty.

Yesterday wasn’t a good day.   The Las Vegas shooting happened and a musical icon from my youth (and one of my favorite musicians), Tom Petty, died. I hope 2018 is better than 2017 has been. 2017 has been the worst … Continue reading

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“I Dare To Dream”

This is a reblog of an excerpt from Pastor Paul J. Bern’s book “The Middle and Working Class Manifesto — 3rd Edition” I found this excerpt on Pastor Bern’s blog, The Progressive Christian Blog, which is a politically and socially … Continue reading

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Don’t call yourself pro-life…

Don’t even think about calling yourself pro-life if… You support taking health insurance away from low income, sick, and disabled people. You support abolishing or cutting Medicaid (which covers HALF of all pregnant women and 45 million children). You  support … Continue reading

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