- WHOOOOOOOOOOOVILLE, Peaceful
- July 24
- Formerly called The Maiden of Death by Derek Raymaker Xpress Magazine
- When you wish upon a star
- Linda's column can now be read in The Humm newspaper and online. Also pick up an issue of Screamin Mamas magazine from Florida for a peak at some of my writing.>>
My idol is former mentor and OPRAH senior associate producer Elizabeth Coady. Taskmaster extraordinaire but learned so much from her, and if I could be 1/8 as talented as her I 'd be laughing.>>>>>
My books "Menopausal Woman From the Corn" "Cowansville High Misremembered" "Naked Yoga, Twinkies and Celebrities" and "Cancer Calls Collect" now available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle >>>>>>>All covers also done by Diana Ani Stokely GRAFIX to go.>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> "Cowansville High School Misremembered" book is now out as a fundraiser for the school._______________________ ___________________ Follow her on Twitter @@Mcpheeeeee. Linda Seccaspina was born in Cowansville Quebec about the same time the wheel was invented. _____________________________________ She used to own clothing stores in Ottawa and Toronto Ontario Canada from 1974-1996 called Flash Cadilac, Savannah Devilles, Nightmares and Flaming Groovies. _____________________________________ Her brain tries to writes stories about her menopausal life and a host of other things she gets annoyed at. _____________________________________ She has two sons, Schuyleur and one that does not want his name mentioned. She has a grandson called Romeo who is a Boston Terrier and a grandaughter Bella who is a french bulldog. _____________________________________ Linda loves people quite plain and simple and loves to hug.. Yes, she is one of "those".
MY RECENT POSTS
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Sweet is the Highway to Hell?
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October 01, 2014 08:44PM
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in Morbid Times
September 29, 2014 09:36PM
- I'm Retired -- Go Around Me!
September 25, 2014 12:28PM
- Neil Young Looking for Love
in all the Wrong Places?
September 14, 2014 09:06AM
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Linda now blogs Monday to Friday ON THIS SITE.
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When a ride on a Ferris Wheel was better than spending hours on the internet.
When a slice of pie… Read full post »
Linda now blogs Monday to Friday ON THIS SITE
My photos can be SEEN HERE
Happy Holidays to my OS friends
&nbs… Read full post »
On the last Saturday of every month in the late 70's my store in Ottawa Ontario would be filled to the brim with customers looking for the exotic in wear. Corsets, platform shoes, barely there underwear and French maid costumes. For a month or two I was kin… Read full post »
I hear the droning voices on the nightly newscast speak about the Occupy movement growing all over the world. Sometimes I am fired up about ‘the occupation’ and then other days it wanes on me. I wonder if anyone is listening to the voices of the people or will it end… Read full post »
We are the 99% and have no specific leaders. This is a diverse group with different beliefs and interests but we are all one and the same. The system pushes us to give up, but this movement will eventually become too big to fail.
Just 1%… Read full post »
Steve Jo… Read full post »
An elderly blind woman named Etta taps my hand lightly as I sit next to her at the bus stop. She tells me the world has been a dark place most of her life and asks me to tell her what I see.
"The Increase Diversity Bakesale"- University of California
September 27th, 2011
&nb… Read full post »
Linda misses everyone and now blogs here
From a Perfect Tango to a Lone Tap Dancer- 9-11 Thoughts
My good friend Jack Heart commented..
"9/11 as… Read full post »
Linda has sadly left Open Salon- she now blogs here..
Never ever forget how much I love you.
I love the Japanese and all their innovations, but are their virtual music stars too much for the music industry? Their first virtual pop star was… Read full post »
Anyone that knows me personally knows how much I love the Amish. In a heartbreaking moment this week I read that an Indiana Amish man has been arrested for sending 600 text messages along with lewd images to a 12 year old girl.
"You are 16 going… Read full post »
Fox News reported Saturday that a Catholic Charity called the St. Patrick Center refused "wing money" from the local Hooters restaurant chain in St. Louis, Mo. The restaurant with the "barely there" clad waitresses was all set to donate 10 percent of all proceeds June 16 to the organization th… Read full post »
I dreamt last night that I was flying through the Grand
Canyons of my mind. I saw the ridges that took me years to
climb and have learned that life is nothing really but black and
I followed the river and remembered the pain it… Read full post »
As I rode down the escalator to the subway system a month ago I heard sounds that were similar to fingernails being dragged down a blackboard. It was so bad my teeth were vibrating and as I got closer I found out that one man was creating this noise all by… Read full post »
In one of my favourite movies, Weekend at Bernie’s Andrew McCarthy and Jonathan Silverman drag their dead boss around the Hamptons so no one would find out he was dead.
Heh, wasn’t Andrew McCarthy also in that 80’s movie called“Mannequin” with Kim Cattrall?
Could an… Read full post »
This is dedicated to family and friends so that they might understand my continued pursuit of happiness. Bigger and better is not always the right choice sometimes. I try to put aside my rightness in most situations now to get a better perspective on things. Some people n… Read full post »
For two months I have been battling sickness and right now I am sick and tired of reading all the crap going on here. I fully admit I was interested in it for awhile but now I'm done. Yes, after I ran up to the bathroom for the 15th time today… Read full post »
The world’s most pierced woman Elaine Davidson acquired one more ring last week. Davidson, who has 7000 piercings on her body, took a conservative non pierced man to be her loving husband. Her new beloved, Douglas Watson reported that Davidson looked astonishing and he said,
"People see the p… Read full post »
Please play while reading.
Tasting you in rain I walk down to the plane,
try not to look down,
could one day be an anniversary,
everything is light and sound.
Facing forwards… Read full post »
When I turned 7 I received my first china tea set and my next door neighbour made me a birthday cake in the shape of a swan. All my friends were there in pretty voile dresses and we skipped our hearts out after we ate. No one ever talked about body… Read full post »
Once upon a time as children we ran around without makeup and were never conscious of what we looked like. Then came the zits along with the purchase of Stridex Medicated Pads and Clearasil. There was no Proactive in those days and I became enamored of the residue dirt on the… Read full post »
I was born in 1951 and sex was a pretty taboo subject in those days. In fact I heard my grandmother tell my very sick mother not to worry if she could only have limited sex. Grammy kept repeating that sex was only for “baby making” anyways. There was no sexual… Read full post »
Last week I went to my favourite book store and one of the
clerks had a
giant size box of Junior Mints. He was downing them like there was no tomorrow. I smiled and asked,
" Bad Day?'
”You could say that," he replied, and proceeded to… Read full post »
The Klondike Bar Challenge is over for another year and once
again I did not win. As I read the amusing answers that some people
entered I thought back to what I did for a Klondike Bar as a
On their site, people have also suggested that they should upgrade the… Read full post »