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My way of saying goodbye.


One year ago today Heath Ledger died of an accidental overdose leaving behind a daughter and throngs of adoring fans. It is hard to believe it has already been a year, probably due to the amount of media coverage his last film role has received. Today the nominations for the Academy Awards were announced and… Continue reading My way of saying goodbye.

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We have a new president.


Barack Obama is the President of the United States.  America has taken a step toward maturity by electing the right candidate no matter what race.  Finally, a dream has been realized.  Many people are very happy and there is a sense of hope all over the world.  I join in that pride and re-post Dr,… Continue reading We have a new president.

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Ode to Winter Time


My Perfect Winter Day Ski slopes braved with red faces and frozen toes. Colorful pajamas worn moments after being unwrapped. Blankets strewn around the fireplace. “A Christmas Story” reliably on. Lazy long supper to warm the bones and replenish strength For the next day’s adventures. Snowboards, Skis, Skates and Snowmobiles just waiting To glide through… Continue reading Ode to Winter Time