Tag Archives: gratitude

Sing to Unsung Heroes

Someone pounded on our front door. The dogs (Cujo and Satan) barked their heads off. I leapt off the couch where I was clipping Guinea Pig Hoss’s toenails. I tucked Hoss like a football and ran for the door. There … Continue reading

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The Weight of a Small Boy

My nephew Dave and his wife Sylvia host a Misfits Thanksgiving Dinner every year.  They invite friends and acquaintances to their home, people who live far from extended family.  My husband and I attend when we can.   For eighteen years, … Continue reading

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A Generous Universe

The other night I dreamed there was a dead armadillo in my house.  It was under the chaise where I usually sit.  I knew it would soon start to rot and smell.  Rather than remove it though, I decided to … Continue reading

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