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The Geography of Gravity
Tuesday, May 21, 2013      1 comments

My scale has had me holding at 190 for weeks and weeks. What I eat or number of trips to the fitness center don’t seem to make a big difference. I check the poundage daily. Sometime over indulgence and laziness pushes me up to 192 on Wed, but ... Read more
Callenge or Path
Thursday, March 28, 2013      2 comments

Weight is weird when you have plenty of it. It is easy to keep going up, but ridiculously difficult to get it down. When I hear these women say they need to lose 5 or 10 lbs, 'I'll just skip my 5,000 calorie Starbucks a couple of days this week'... Read more
What is your fear
Saturday, March 16, 2013      3 comments

In moments of pondering (and I ponder a lot of things) I have tried to figure out if I am afraid of anything. I'm not afraid of storms, or spiders, or snakes. There are things that I tend to avoid like lions and tigers and bears, oh my, but I'm ... Read more
The Scale
Wednesday, March 13, 2013      1 comments

The Scale The poor, maligned, inanimate, intimate scale. It spends its time sitting on the floor, shoved in a corner, often out of sight and out of mind. If it was a living being perhaps it would feel lonely: left alone, stood on, sometime... Read more
Eye surgery
Monday, December 10, 2012      4 comments

emoticon Embrace uncertainty. Hard problems rarely have easy solutions. Jonah Lehrer Tomorrow I will ha... Read more
Hopes - Dreams
Saturday, December 08, 2012      3 comments

“Always concentrate on how far you’ve come, rather than how far you have left to go.” ~Unknown Each of us has a story to tell about where we've been. The story is based on the facts of our life. We know where we’v... Read more
1st blog
Tuesday, December 04, 2012      7 comments

This is my 1st blog and I’ll try not to get to wordy. I’m a story teller for 2 reasons. I tend to have a good long-term memory, and I’ve “been there done that” in so many cases. I’ve never considered myself thin even when I weighed 110 lb... Read more