Category Archives: Neshoba

Day of Valentine

Valentine’s Day means very little to me.  I’ve never brought into the hype.  Chocolate and flowers do nothing for this girl.  I’m not romantic.  Over the top displays of affection, sappy stuff, or pricey dates aren’t my style.  Just be … Continue reading

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Weather win

Not even a fortnight ago snow was on the ground and a winter weather advisory.  Fast forward a week and a half and the playgrounds are filled to capacity with kids who don’t need jackets.  Welcome to Memphis. We’ve made … Continue reading

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Joyeux Noël

“Merry Christmas 🎄 Santa’s elves sure were busy last night.  The kids awoke to presents under tree and stockings stuffed with goodies.  Although it’s not about the amount of stuff or dollars spent I am so grateful my parents generously … Continue reading

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This is God

Ask ten Unitarian Universalists about God and you’ll receive ten different answers.  My church refuses to be limited by a singular explanation of such a staggering concept; instead, people are encouraged to explore their own personal ideas.  I struggle when … Continue reading

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Last leisurely weekend

….before my chaotic schedule commences. Tomorrow morning I’ll hit the ground running with my new job.  My itinerary can best be described as a clustereff.  Working full-time in sales with a side job tutoring after hours proves challenging for the … Continue reading

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Last December Saturday

Saturday sent me on an emotional rollercoaster.  Cliché as it may sound, I found myself pondering the circle of life and all its bittersweet manifestations.  Two people very dear to my heart commemorated their birthdays.  A very special little girl would … Continue reading

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Dear friends, hippos, reincarnation

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing.  There is a time for silence.  A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny.  And a time to prepare to pick up the … Continue reading

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