Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate … More Then and now.
Today: I’m feeling: under the weather. Damn blasted allergies. 😐 I’m listening to: myself typing on this keyboard, along with silence. Aunt is taking a nap, uncle is outside doing who knows what, and I’m recovering from exercising and a night out. I’m thinking: when aunt wakes up and we go run errands, I need … More Week in review 13-18 May.
Originally posted on Somewhere there is Jeannie:
One of the things I’d like to do more of is write. I have heard about NaNoWriMo but it came around once a year in November, and I always learn about it too late! Well, I recently learned about NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month), and I’ve decided to…
It has been a while since my last update. Here’s why… … More Limbo.
Originally posted on Philosopher Mouse of the Hedge:
Stoic and precise: 21 men Measured and precise: 21 steps Sharp and cold: 21 rifles More than 21 tears. More than 21 should remember. About the Blue Star Memorial Highways: Why the Blue Star? During WW II, families and homes that had a son or daughter in…
Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
The reality is (I promised myself I wouldn’t use the phrase “In this economy”) a lot of people have to relocate in order to achieve their desired career/lifestyle/lack-of-total-poverty. This is as frightening as it is exciting. Yes, a change of scenery can be refreshing and can totally alter one’s perspective…
…It surprised me because I didn’t think that anyone paid much attention to my Pinterest boards, but it was a pleasant surprise. Since I like Pinterest, and since a little extra blog exposure is also nice, I said “yes” to participating. … More Pin It Forward UK.
Originally posted on D'NALI:
NEW #blog post: Spinster. #UnmarriedEquality #SinglesBlogfest #postaday #postaweek #expat #expatriate http://t.co/1FJoz7jL1N — Spinster (@SpinstersC) April 15, 2013 spin·ster (spnstr) n. 1. A woman who has remained single beyond the conventional age for marrying. 2. A single woman. Wikipedia definition: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinster – Paying extra taxes [don’t forget to file yours (!)]. – Paying extra for travel … More Spinster.
Sankofa: “We must go back and reclaim our past so we can move forward; so we understand why and how we came to be who we are today.” … More Sankofa.