Catching Fireflies

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Tag Archives: passions

I Love School Supplies!

I admit it. I love school supplies and since the beginning of August I have walked through stores and fondled notebooks and pens, folders and crayons. I need a support group! But September and the back-to-school season has always been my favorite time of year. A time to dive deep and start something new, a …

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The Best Answer to the Hardest Question

One of the hardest questions for me is always, “What do you want?” Every year, as Christmas and birthdays approach, I cringe at the thought of being asked this. Sometimes there is a book or CD that has been calling me, and there is always the standby gift card for a fabric shop. You can never …

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Ah, September… Brings Out the Nerd in Me!

What is it about the idea of September that turns me into a total nerd? More so than usual, that is? Is it the turning of the leaves, the crispness in the air, the new angle of the sun? Perhaps it is the sight of golden buses carrying youngsters to the hallowed halls to learn …

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The oldest excuse in the book…

Time is a created thing. To say “I don’t have time” is to say “I don’t want to.” -Lao Tzu Mick Jagger always said the time was on my side.  Styx claimed we had too much time on our hands.  But I have to agree with Don Henley when he warns that time keeps slipping …

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