Category Archives: Family

TEN NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR BOOK WORMS

 TEN NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR BOOK WORMS DRAGONS By Ruth Knox First, since this is a new year and all, let’s clear one thing up. I may be passionate about books, and a good deal of my life might be spent … Continue reading

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To Gray Or Not To Gray, That Is The Question

“I toyed with the idea of going back to my “roots”…” Continue reading

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May you give some. May you get some.

“Later I found out that millions of people had written down the same original, profound thought.” Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

“when death comes, extending its hand to you, it’s just not how you would have expected it.” Continue reading

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Dear Daughter

“I am not surprised that you used it to carve niches in life that suited your temperament and fed your soul” Continue reading

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The Powerful Voice of Women

“We need to shrug off the cloak of what we’ve been taught a “lady” is, we need to run naked against the wind…” Continue reading

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Auntie Mom

It’s hard to share your mom with your siblings, let alone with your cousin, but you did that for me, letting her take one more under her wing. Continue reading

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