Category Archives: True Stories

Ray Bradbury dies at 91

Ray Bradbury died last night, here in California. We live remarkably close to one another and because of this, I had the opportunity to hear him speak in person on two occasions. This was a couple years ago. I remember … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Miracles

Sometimes it is possible, and necessary, to be your own divine intervention. Continue reading

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Saving us from sugar and ourselves

[Trigger Warnings for fat hate, misogyny, and diet culture.] Truvia has a new commercial. Thank you, television; I really needed that. [Video description: In the foreground, a plate of doughnuts is seen, out of focus. In the background, a series … Continue reading

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The Best Thing Ever

For a pet without a home, the best thing ever is the person who chooses to adopt them. This is the concept behind The Shelter Pet Project. A joint effort by The Humane Society, Maddie’s Fund, and the Ad Council, … Continue reading

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The Best Thing Ever

For a pet without a home, the best thing ever is the person who chooses to adopt them. This is the concept behind The Shelter Pet Project. A joint effort by The Humane Society, Maddie’s Fund, and the Ad Council, … Continue reading

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The Teaspoon and the Tea

My current interest is social justice movements and related topics and my list of followed blogs is starting to reach critical mass. This is something I’m always interested in, but it’s also the thingĀ of the moment for me. Next week, … Continue reading

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