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To Knit or Not to Knit

I once again decided that I am determined to learn to knit. I have tried this before, and have either become frustrated when it didn't turn out quite right or I have simply quit after I have gotten out the yarn and knitting needles. This time I mean buisness. I am determined that I need… Continue reading To Knit or Not to Knit

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Dear K:

Ever since high school I have been writing these letters to my niece. For her birthday, Christmas, Tuesday, basically anytime something significant happened in my life I would write about, in a 'here is my experience' advice kind of way. My idea is to give them to her either as she starts high school or… Continue reading Dear K:

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Homesick

Over the past four years I have been to more funerals than anyone should ever have to endure. These have not been funerals for a mere acquaintance or an elderly family member (I've been to those too). But I'm talking about the ones that are for kids my age. These have been friends. Friends I've… Continue reading Homesick

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Father Issues

My Father died this morning. I’ve tried my best to be sad about this, but I just can’t bring myself to be. To say we weren’t close is an understatement. He left my mother when she was still pregnant with me, and I didn’t find him until I was seventeen. I only found him by… Continue reading Father Issues