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Storytime: The Bored Gardener Outreach Program

So I was having a particularly clingy morning after a particularly short weekend after a particularly long week, and the husband yet again did not believe me when I told him that his work had fictitiously called me and told me to tell him that he should totally take the day off since he’d been working so hard and they…

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Storytime – The Ballad of The Snowball

The year was 1992.  I was 14 years old, a Freshman in high school, and trying hard to be madly in love with a boy with whom I’d been friends all through grade school and who lived just down the street from me.  His name was Jeremiah Fletcher, and he had the most beautiful, long-lashed, big blue eyes I’d ever…

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Throwback Thursday – Weird Al Lovin’

So my handy dandy calendar reminded me that October 12 is the 4th anniversary of the day when nearly grinned my teeth right out of my head while I petted Mr. Alfred Matthew Yankovic’s hair like a bunny backstage after a concert. This action may not sound like the achievement of a lifelong goal to some, but believe me, gentle…

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