Monthly Archives: December 2010

on the banks of the river willamette I sat down and wept

The last two days at work have been difficult. I have cried at a job once ever in my life.  It was 1991; I was waiting tables at the Sheraton Hartford.  I hated my job, but health benefits to this single mom were like gold and I had to stay.  The kitchen was 100 yards […]

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sometimes I’d rather not know  

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It’s been too long, I know.  I contemplated ending this blog after I found and read through a box of old journals.  Ugh.  Who was I? Hard to believe that a person can change that much, hard to believe that I could and I have.  And in the same breathe, glad, so very glad that […]

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