I’m celebrating my sixth anniversary of being a published author today. Though I could possibly have celebrated it when I received the offer letter, or even when I signed the contract, I’ve always counted today, the day PRIVATE PROPERTY actually released to the public, as being the day I should […]

Looking back, and forward too.

Over the past 36 years, we’ve had some great times, and we’ve had some tough times, but we’ve made it because we did it together. Always know I’d stand up at that altar with you and do it all over again. Love you, babe!

Happy Anniversary Gizmo Guy

Wow, though I was away only four days, it felt a lot longer. Don’t get me wrong, Gizmo Guy and I had a fantastic time in Quebec City. Our bank account however isn’t feeling so healthy – food is EXPENSIVE there, as is the gas which is approximately ten cents […]

I’m Back!

We arrived! We had forgotten how aggressive Quebec drivers are – Yikes! And how their highway systems aren’t as friendly as ours – for instance, it’s frickin’ hard to get onto an onramp you need when the sign appears AFTER the point of no return. Montreal was tough, so was […]

Part of History

Hmm, actually they’re not, and I’m not either. I’m still running around doing all those last minute chores. So when I read my horoscope today I had to laugh … You could be thinking about vacation travel plans today. Of course, the difference between reality and your fantasies may not […]

All my bags are packed, I’m ready to go…

It just came to our attention this weekend, that Gizmo Guy and I will be celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary in May. With everything that’s been going on lately, it managed to slip past both of us. When we celebrated our first anniversary (with a chiming mantel clock I still […]

The Cost of Romance

On July 3, 1976, I went on a date with a friend from high school who I’d met when he’d returned for our high school graduation. Igor (a nickname he never really liked, not his real name) is 6’5, 250 pounds. He was a professional football player. But inside he’s the […]

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