Monthly Archives: December 2013

Toodle-oo 2013

The fiscal year has ended with the calendar year, not quite neatly packaged but absolutely balanced, cross-balanced, backward, forward, upside down and inside out. Every year I dread it. I don’t know why. I reconcile accounts daily, check my monthly … Continue reading


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Not Here Anymore

As I responded to my old friend Frankie, “I would not like to be defined by my worst behavior but rather, remembered for my best.” My husband kept repeating, “It’s a shame, the worst case I’ve ever known. They just … Continue reading

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Missing You

Our business year end is approaching, like a freight train down the tracks. It is a torturous time of year for me and I complain loudly (not that it does any good) and often (I sound like a broken record). … Continue reading

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Who Am I? And why is this important to me?

Who Am I? And why is this important to me?. If you have a moment, please take the time to read this. Poor isn’t akin to stupid or lazy. It’s overworked and overwhelmed and, more often than not, unfailingly decent … Continue reading

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