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Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts A Year on SP: What I have learned

Thursday, November 25, 2010      86 comments

What a year! If you had told me one year ago all the changes that would happen in the next 365 days, I wouldn't have believed you. I'd have asked what pharmaceutical you were using. And maybe where I could get some of the same. Or I might... Read more

A little bit about Palo Mayombe

Monday, October 25, 2010      4 comments

Since many folks were curious, here is a little bit about Palo Mayombe. Just a wee bit, as it would be impossible to sum up an entire religion in a SP blog. It's my take, based on my experiences in the religion. Other people's mileage may var... Read more

50 Random Things, copied from... lots of people

Saturday, October 23, 2010      6 comments

I filled one out ages ago, but Life keeps changing, and I read a few on my friend feed, and thought, "Why not?" 1. What time did you get up this morning? Morning?? What's morning? Noon. 2. How do you like your steak? I don't like st... Read more

Handsome, rich men need love, too

Sunday, October 17, 2010      9 comments

I'm sitting here, basking in the after-glow of what was supposed to be a healing... fling. Except neither Me, nor the Adonis who is busy cancelling appointments in NYC right now, so he can stay on here, are fling material. I didn't f... Read more

A vent... and looking for hope

Thursday, October 14, 2010      17 comments

I've been in a depression cycle of late. I'm coping, but I do struggle with the disease. Yes, I have reached my goal. For all those tremendously curious people, who are wondering about the numbers ( and....hmm, why do we love numbers so m... Read more

Help needed - Fun Help!

Sunday, September 26, 2010      15 comments

Sparkers, I honestly didn't think I would make my weightloss goal. I never imagined that I would then lose weight past my goal! O.O But... I have! 'Miracles can happen, can happen to you'.....sadly, (or laughably), that is playing in my ... Read more

GOAL!!!!

Wednesday, September 22, 2010      10 comments

I am walking around like a soccer player who has just scored a goal. I think I am getting fitness minutes in by celebrating with walking around and raising my arms. LOL! 10 months, and it felt like about 20 years, but consistent exercise... Read more

Boring is Sexy!

Saturday, September 18, 2010      10 comments

Yes, 'boring' is indeed sexy! I discovered this last night. Nope, I haven't dropped any more pounds, or fractions of an inch, or mammoth size changes. So, no, it's all rather un-glamourous. I'm just eating healthy, lots of oats, bl... Read more

For the Many

Sunday, September 12, 2010      12 comments

Elegy For Angelica There is no order of difficulty in miracles, at least, for God: and you were the most perfect. Now gone, once as constant as the ocean, yet tremulous. You were a precious amulet, a silver-plated fish, an an... Read more

Caution: Rated XXX....

Thursday, September 02, 2010      21 comments

.....for XXXtra Special people. Oh now, you wouldn't think I'd put something that wasn't 'family-friendly' on Spark, did you? Of course, 'Define 'family-friendly', Mr President'. You XXXtra Special People. Yes, you.Those would be thos... Read more

you have My permission to fall....

Friday, August 13, 2010      7 comments

As promised.... The Way It Is For Her A Dominatrix can fall in love. Not with Her heart. With Her kidneys. The heart is a bit of a dusty-rose whore. She suffers them all, the red and the white, shuffles them through ... Read more

August apples

Monday, August 09, 2010      11 comments

The Cat Scan Lying here unetherized, (auburn leaves splotch the ceiling) I think in desultory chirps. The randomness of things: olive binders of Sanskrit ... Read more

Copied from Green Eyes, who copied from....

Saturday, August 07, 2010      6 comments

If you're reading this, you have the honor of copying all these goofy questions and writing your own responses! Paste these instructions in the body of your blog. 1. What time did you get up this morning? 6 am. 2. How do you like y... Read more

Notes from Persephone's Realm

Saturday, July 24, 2010      10 comments

I'm not particularly fearful of Persephone's Realm, as I've come close to permanent residency there, more than once, and I know I'd get on well with Hades. I've had reason to think a lot about Persephone's Realm this year. Recently, I read... Read more

Sparkversary thoughts, baseball and Bob Greene

Monday, July 19, 2010      8 comments

Yeppers, I've been on SP for 8 months! It's been fun! I have met some very cool, truly wonderful people, all trying to change not just their weight or their health but their lives. Some people have become true friends, and I'm so grateful! ... Read more


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