Monthly Archives: April 2012

A dubious anniversary

I have a cousin who remembers dates. He can tell you the exact date and day that pretty much anything happened in his life. So I shouldn’t have been surprised this morning when he called to remind me what happened … Continue reading

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And once again, life is short

My friend Yvonne called me tonight. She was my best friend when I lived in NE Washington, and helped me through the 10 years of my first marriage. We had lunch every Friday, where she listened to my woes and … Continue reading

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I was sitting on the beach this week, sipping an adult beverage with friends, when a song started playing on Radio Margaritaville. “Hmm,” I thought, “that sounds familiar.” And it was. It was Mayday, the first song John Reno and … Continue reading

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