Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sampling purgatory

I’ve never had the greatest understanding of purgatory.  Today, I had a break-through, an inkling of what it might be like.  Wal-Mart is purgatory on earth.  Let me be even more precise, Wal-Mart, on a lunch hour from work, is … Continue reading

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Spring has …. not sprung!

But, you said … today is the first day of spring!! I’ll just have to go back to sleep until the crazy, Illinois weather agrees! Sorry for the blurry photos…it’s the best my phone could do!

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Muddy thoughts; Muddy ramblings

Beautiful snows, spring flowers and rainbows, summer gardens and fall leaves ….. beauty everywhere. Then, there is mud. We need the rain to replenish the earth from the drought of 2012. But the mud? Hunter, is the big, black dog. … Continue reading

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I Shoulda’ Been a Cowboy

I’ve been humming Toby Keith’s song and thinking how right he is. Why?  Oh, I guess I think they are just too cool.  It’s perfectly fine, expected and acceptable for them to say whatever they think, whenever they think it … Continue reading

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