Category Archives: life in perspective

my life in small sound bites (and sometimes long)

Guardian Angel

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Angels

Today one of my fifth grade students, who was being punished for leaving without being dismissed on another day, drew me a photo of his guardian angel. It was beautiful, drawn in pencil on notebook paper. I shall scan it … Continue reading

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Scammed

Perhaps I forgot to tell you, I got scammed this summer; paid $200 down to a self-appointed landscaper. He said “you will not have to pay me anything else until the job is finished.” A week later he asks for … Continue reading

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A Roach and A Rat

She awoke early on Friday; today she would have her photo made and buy a new car tag. All the documents were in order to take to the License Director. After taking a shower she was blow drying her hair … Continue reading

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Quietly we slip away

days run seamlessly together birds waiting patiently having faith the feeder will be full before the chipmunk returns leaves swept clean by some others watch them disintegrate Christmas lights burn brightly others stand in simple quietness watching stars skittering across … Continue reading

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Is it a Rant?

“Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to … Continue reading

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Where I was Born Revisited

Yes, I met my husband at Pearl River Junior College. He was a student and I was the speech/English Professor, however, I was only 2 years older. I tried dating another professor but he was rather dull and I preferred … Continue reading

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