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2011 in review

Every year, WordPress sends me a report of my blog’s activity in the preceding year. I know I haven’t written much in the last half of 2011, but the numbers are still impressive. When I started the blog, I wanted … Continue reading

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I Feel a Little Like Jerry Maguire.

It’s a mission statement. I’ve been trying to craft it for the past two weeks, and despite the encouragement and support of several people, I’ve been stuck. Clogged up like a hair-filled drain. I just haven’t felt the flow, the … Continue reading

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Snow Days

The way I see it, there is one major disadvantage of growing up in a warm climate: no snow days. You never get to experience that rare treat of waking up and finding out you don’t have to go to … Continue reading

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Stranger in a Strange Land

(video courtesy of youtube) Ladies aaaaaaand gentleman, step right up! Come see the freak of nature! She’s a personal trainer who actually thinks she can make a living that way! She thinks you have to know what you’re doing when … Continue reading

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On Running

Yesterday, I had a perfect run. A sunny, fall day with a nice breeze, a 3.5 mile course through a beautiful neighborhood encircling a lake, great tunes popping up on the iPod. Every so often, all these pieces fall into … Continue reading

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City Girl, Country Girl

Picture this: You are a woman walking home alone from the grocery store just as it’s gotten dark outside. The sidewalk is mostly deserted. About halfway home you notice a figure heading towards you from the opposite direction. As he … Continue reading

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My Life in a Truck, part two: One Feline’s Incredible Journey from New England to North Carolina

The Cat. Was. Not. Happy. 10,000 miles in a huge, noisy truck and you wouldn’t be happy either. Okay, fine. It wasn’t 10,000 miles.¬†But it was really far. I pulled away from my crying sister at about 8:00 on Sunday … Continue reading

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