Monthly Archives: May 2011

Chicken BBQ – The Beginning


My post this week was going to cover Jennifer’s tap performance, and a recipe we have cooked during one of our weekly meetings. The performance will be next week’s post, so I am going to write today about the amazing … Continue reading

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A day at the beach


I had the best day today. I laughed. And I was allowed to be myself, no judgment passed. Why, oh, why can’t we find that in everyday life more often? I spent the afternoon with Miss Michelle cooking, editing, and … Continue reading

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Memoir Reading


The first time I did one of these I read a piece called Eighty-Seven Cents at the library in Virginia Beach. I was nervous and there were two things I was grateful for that day. There was the podium which … Continue reading

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The Reading


Michelle finished her writing class this month at The Muse Writing Center. She’s continuing to participate in the memoir class where we met. For a mock “graduation”, the teachers encourage the students to read a five-minute clip of their work … Continue reading

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Introductions


I met Michelle in a memoir writing class. With gorgeous, blond hair and shy eyes, she was the only person close to my age. She said she was intimidated by the credentials of the classmates and then proceeded to knock … Continue reading

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Introduction – Part Two


So there we were, sitting in the remnants of my store on the last day of its existence. A rather depressing day, and Jennifer came by to help me through it. They say you find out who your friends are … Continue reading

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