Pieces of Me

Benefit of Doubt

This has been an interesting week. The first is that the heater went out in my main house and I didn’t know it. It was nearly four days before I was back over there to check on the place. It was -20F on Christmas. Everything was frozen solid. I spent all of Tuesday afternoon getting […]

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Possibilitarian

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities… always see them… for they’re always there. -Norman Vincent Peale I adore this quote. Made-up word and all. I really don’t give myself enough credit for the type of person I am or try […]

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The Worst Way

…to spend Christmas is heaving over a toilet. I don’t know if it was something I ate, a 24-hour bug, something caught from a friend a week earlier, but it has been a really long time since I’ve puked my guts out. I wish I could say it was because I party hard the night […]

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Old is the New Young

It’s my birthday. And I just realized, I’ve seriously neglected writing here. Not a surprise. Things have been… curiously slow, but still kind of crazy. I actually have some other posts drafted up, but I just haven’t published them yet. There are not many plans going on for today. We’re going to go out to […]

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Reflection on 2015

It’s December. And what do I typically do during this month? I reflect. And quite honestly, this year royally sucked. When you get down to the nitty gritty, I didn’t accomplish anything that I had hoped to do this year. Instead I went through an emotional rollercoaster of hell, and somehow, someway, I’ve come out […]

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Feelings

I cried in the conference room when we had to sign the paperwork. I tried not too. I fought against it, and then I gave up and let myself cry. The man sitting across from me was a stranger. He tore my heart out and tossed it out with the trash because it no longer […]

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