100 Word Challenge: Muse

The holidays have come and gone, and life is settling into 2020. All of our Christmas decorations have been taken down and put back into the attic. Mysteriously my little vintage ceramic, lighted Christmas tree and my Sparkle Cinnamon holiday candle were left out of the packing. “I will honor Christmas in my heart, and […]

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100 Word Challenge: Anger

My son and I were chatting the other day – telling each other about what our day. I told him that I had come upon a strange occurrence when driving home from running errands. Cop cars… a dozen or more with lights flashing, all assembled at the head of a side road that led to […]

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100 Word Challenge: Faith

When I was a kid, unless I was practically dead, I went to church every Sunday morning. Once I was too old for the children’s sermon, where we wee kiddies would gather on the steps to the altar and sit in rapt fascination while Reverend imparted an age-appropriate homily. We got to leave the sanctuary […]

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100 Word Challenge: Calm

It’s been two weeks since I’ve posted, maybe longer, I don’t know… time has practically come to a stop. Our home computer is still fried and we don’t know how much longer until it’s fixed, or if it can be fixed. There has been mention of a bad circuit board. The hard drive is currently […]

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100 Word Challenge: Simple

What started out as a simple 30 minute appointment turned into a comedy of errors that will play out for days. This week the Mister and I set out to get new phones. We selected the colors and styles we wanted then made an appointment to pick them up a few days later. It was […]

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100 Word Challenge: Obsession

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I have a lifelong obsession with books… mayhap I should more accurately say addiction. In my house, between my husband, children and myself, we have close to 1000 books. That’s correct, four figures. Enough to open our own small bookshop. Add to that another 360+ ebooks… well, you can see the problem. I just turned […]

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