Archives for Stray Thoughts

Musings, rants and the occasional pictures of our basset hounds. This is a space for all the things I want to write about, but have no place else to put them.

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The Lie of All Happy, All the Time

Last week, I looked at how I have to face and work through my anger to get to the point ...
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The Path to Forgiveness – Through the Anger

This started because I got sick last fall. Literally. And if our bodies' illnesses reflect our emotional states and/or needs, ...
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My SmartWatch

I have a Moto 360 second generation smartwatch. Now, this is the sort of gadget that only a geek would ...
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#ImWithHer and Sick at Heart

I am sick and hurt, and even physically ill over this election cycle. I keep thinking I need to write ...
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Labor Day

Thanks to all that hard work I did celebrating unions and workers in America this past weekend, I'm taking a ...
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Time for Dog Pictures (or Not Bashing Who I’d Really Like To)

Seriously. When you're annoyed with the world and don't want to run around bringing everyone down by calling out all ...
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My Mystery Novel Bring Into Bondage is Due July 31

It's here! Well, almost. My mystery novel Bring Into Bondage is finally ready and will be officially released on July ...
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Mother’s Day Gifts Suck

It started with a press release for scotch. What annoyed me was that it was about buying gifts for Dad ...
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To Rescue a Basset Hound

This is Wooly Boy. He's a basset hound that needs his forever home. We're fostering him for the Basset Hound ...
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We Have a Winner in the Pick the Cover Contest!

First up, I want to thank everyone who participated. Not only did I get some excellent data, several folks offered ...
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