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sue-glasco's picture
Apr.26.2012
A friend down in Florida phoned and indicated she had noticed my slowed-down blogging. That was good to hear.  It is nice to be missed. Especially as a writer. I like to stay busy.  However, sometimes life throws you a series of activities, duties, and responsibilities that keep you not...
jm-cornwell's picture
Oct.31.2011
My mother is 81 years old and not in great condition. To hear her, she is as good as when she was 30 or even 25, just not able to do as much housework, and this from a woman who has two leaky valves in her heart (tricuspid and mitral), one remaining kidney full of tumors and hemangiomata (blood...
barbara-rubel's picture
Sep.13.2011
Are you a caregiver of a Veteran? Ill and injured United States Veterans who have served our country are reaching out to their family members and friends for support. We cannot lose sight of the fact that there is an emotional cost of caring. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki recognizes...
aberjhani's picture
Aug.02.2009
For part one of this interview please click here . Part two begins now:   Aberjhani: Through your various websites and profiles, such as Writing Junkie, BlogHer, Red Room, and of course now your Examiner column, different audiences know you in different ways. Some read you as a blogger,...
aberjhani's picture
May.07.2009
Thank you Readers for visiting, and thank you Red Room Editors for shining a spotlight on part 1 of this blog . For part two, please continue:     Understanding was not my goal the second time I wrote about my mother. My aim at that time was relief from the horrendous experience of...
karen-haney's picture
Aug.17.2008
My Review of DESIGNATED DAUGHTER by D. G. Fulford with Phyllis Greene Reviewed by Karen Haney RATING: 5 Stars out of 5 In Designated Daughter: The Bonus Years with Mom, D. G. Fulford with her mother, Phyllis Greene, gives everyone who reads this book a bonus! Readers will find a witty, touching,...
ericka-lutz's picture
Mar.16.2008
Today I'm hitting the hard stuff -- the Sea Salt and Vinegar chips and the See's Candy. Because: Last Thursday, the tax man wrote an email -- "Trouble in River City." He's had a computer crash and lost all the data we spent an hour giving him orally. My daughter's been sick all week....
darlene-arden's picture
Jan.29.2008
Today is January 29, 2008 and I'm embarking on something new. Oh,this is definitely a new experience for me. I've never blogged before. Blog. Such a new word. Like Ginormous. And like ginormous, blogging can seem somewhat daunting to the newcomer. I guess this is a place to share a bit of myself...
shaun-d-landry's picture
Jan.16.2008
I'm in a room at some funeral parlor. My grandmom is in the casket (not looking like Lena Horne). I don't really know where I am. It is a strange place. Lots of 70's wood paneling. A dirge is playing but it is a cross of Elton John's Funeral for a Friend and In the Garden of Eden by...