Tag Archives: Blogging

Mind won’t sleep

Interrupting this broadcast to announce my first born son, Adam Reed, turns ELEVEN tomorrow.  You read that correctly.  Only two more years until he becomes a teenager.  I can’t…. Ever since I went public about Treasure people want to know what’s being … Continue reading

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Operation Biological Information: Mission Accomplished

I woke the morning of 10 March to a ping on phone notifying me of a text message.  Several days prior I sent some vague inquiries to few potential candidates, wondering if I would get a response, or if any … Continue reading

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Open the floodgates….

Grab a flotation device because the proverbial Sloagan dam is ready to burst… Never again will I remain silent.  I will use my voice and speak my truth– even if my words shake.  What other people think of me is … Continue reading

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Le Menage [Blog Buzz]

My first Blog Buzz column features the fascinating Mercy of Le Menage.  I appreciate her candor regarding her unconventional relationship and her allowing us to share her journey as she navigates complicated feelings.  In fact, her blog prompted me to … Continue reading

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Blog Challenge and The Bachelor

I struggle periodically with Cocktails With Hemingway.  Mostly it’s some combination of lack of computer access and/or not enough hours in the day.  Lately it’s been a form of writer’s block worsened by my own perfectionist tendencies.  I’ll delete an … Continue reading

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Praise WiFi

Remember that post from the middle of September that announced the triumphant return of Cocktails With Hemingway?  My lofty blogging ambitions came to a screeching halt shortly thereafter when we lost our cable/internet.  As did the rest of my life … Continue reading

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Ends and beginnings

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” How’s that for a cliché breakup quote?  Several days ago my significant other and I parted ways.  In an highly atypical move I spoke very little of it on this blog.  … Continue reading

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