Tag Archives: Love

Made With Love (and Real Butter)

Way back in 2011, I put my family through the torture of trying to replicate my sister-in-law’s chocolate chip cookies (https://oldhwysixwest.wordpress.com/2011/08/28/the-cookie-quest-2/). 7 years (and no kidnappings) later, I’m close enough for the big reveal… it’s what Aarin said:  “I just … Continue reading

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Raining in My Heart

August. Here we are again. The last week in August. Years of storms and heartbreak. The memories pile up like ruined furniture and moldy refrigerators on sludge-covered sidewalks. Sharing our loss makes the burden almost bearable. We experience moments of … Continue reading

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The Worst Book in the World

Earlier today, I’d pretty much convinced myself that I’m writing the worst book in the world. However, my writer friend Trish called and confessed that I couldn’t possibly be writing the worst book in the world.  SHE IS! I told Mark … Continue reading

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Faith, Hope, and Love

Sometimes serious stuff jumps on my heart and I can’t ignore it, no matter how loud the neighbor(‘s) dog(s) bark(s). When I was growing up, I could go to two places: Church and The Gym. I typed on the piano … Continue reading

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