You're Just Jealous
- Oakland, California, USA
- December 31
- Two wandering southerners --a neurotic Texan bearing a keen resemblance to Vivien Leigh and a close-mouthed Mississippi sailor with a thing for long-legged beauties, stole me from a red-headed alien who, having laid me on my woven baby blanket under a palm tree at the Alameda Naval Station, was splashing in the cool, funky waters of San Francisco Bay with a seal lion named Frank. Assuring themselves that "it was for the best", the southerners transported me first to San Diego, where a goat ate my stroller, to Florida, where I attempted to eat a frog...
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December 18, 2013 11:01AM
- Illuminated "M"
December 18, 2013 10:57AM
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November 29, 2013 01:58PM
- “Me too! Why is it that I
can post a photo from my Ipad,
SEE IT ON MY
November 29, 2013 01:53PM
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Excerpt from my ebook, published under the pen name of Beatrice Bechonne... If you like the sample, follow the link to the entire book.
from Impossible Desire
Marguerite put her purse back on the table and picked up the earring from the floor. Pausing to look in the mirror,… Read full post »
well, it doesn't last. rats and begorrah. who has time to screw around with ipad OS interfaces? Not me, I guess.
Is it possible? Have I cracked the code? Or just cracked up?
So far, so good. The photos have stayed pasted into the blog. It may be too soon for rejoicing or even a good gloat, but then again, it may be some time before I get the chance to thoroughly… Read full post »
The problem with sex is that some people want it more than others. And some people want different things than their partners. And sometimes, one partner doesn't really get that the other isn't really into whatever it is, and just forges ahead, while the other partner tries to be tolerant.… Read full post »
Reviewing mistakes is part of life, which is a damned shame, as it means the's no escape from regret, embarrassment and the aforementioned shame. It's a nuisance. It's avoidable, sure. But I think it's necessary to look back in order to move forward with a bit more grace, maybe even fewer… Read full post »
Woke up this morning so scattered and anxious, heart pounding and too many things in mind. The perfect day for some meditation and qigong--it's been way too long.
Even when you're right where you want to be, sometimes it's hard to stay focused on what's important... Read full post »
this is what happens when I can't get into the metal shop
Finally, my login works on Salon! I had just about given up.
So, quick update, on my way to the dining hall...The change in my blog comes from a change in my life--a tour in the UK at a private art college. Oh, yeah.
Classes in jewelry and… Read full post »
My free ebook, Beating Poverty has been put online by the S.F. Homeless Resource. I am so glad! You can read it there...
http://sfhomeless.wikia.com/wiki/Beating_Poverty-How-Tos_for_Have-Nots_A_Free_E-book Read full post »
I recently took a job as an employment counselor in a small town in southwest Nova Scotia. I was hired just as the "major" employer in town, a mill with a workforce of 300, pulled its annual, "we're gonna shut down the mill if you don't give us everything we want,"… Read full post »
If you're getting married or contemplating an approaching anniversary,
you've probably been looking in jewelry store windows for the perfect
diamond jewelry. And why not? Since time immemorial, diamonds have
been a symbol of undying love.
Well, actually that isn't true. In fact, it's a falseho… Read full post »
This is old news, but then again, this is an old computer. Weighing nearly ten pounds, it rests lumpily on my lap. This Toshiba and I have been through thick and thin together ever since Mike lugged it home from some business trip. Yeah, we needed another laptop, since the plug… Read full post »