Archive | June, 2011

Mammaw


I proclaim what Love is, Look into her eyes. I say to you,  what is Joy? Hear her laughter, witness her tears. I tell you what Peace is, The tranquility of her soul. Let me introduce to you Longsuffering, A multitude she raised. Where is Kindness? Graciously, never leaving her side. Goodness you say? Upheld perpetually, to the highest of regards. Faithfulness is belief, And she […]

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3rd times a charm? Yes he is!


I never believed in the old adage of “3rd times a charm!” Until now. In fact I was starting to believe in nothing or no one at all.

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Penicillin: the fast, affordable & quick alternative to Botox.


My head was pounding….throbbing…pulsating. My eyes so sensitive that the slightest glimmer of hope of getting an antibiotic hurt them. I was poor. Un-insured and a single mom. A raging sinus infection was the least of my problems…so it seemed. Until I got the “bright” idea of gathering up my friends and families leftover antibiotics……..

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Words with Lobsters


I dreamed of Red Lobster last night. Oh…not the one with buttery, garlic biscuits and crab legs…. Me. I’m sunburned…thanks to my cousin. She made me do it. She said.. “Rachel, you WILL lay out in the sun for 4 hours with no sunscreen in the blazing heat since you have had zero exposure to the sun since […]

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