Tag Archives: Poverty

2018

Our official family shot for the holidays.  Normally I use Red Stamp to make a card out of it but that simply isn’t feasible this year.  As with most of my stylish attire, the vest, leggings, and boots come from … Continue reading

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Poor, poverty, homeless, panhandling

Infusing complimentary commitments with instant noodles takes the whole Ramen experience up a notch.  Broke college students [and unattached heterosexual bachelors] everywhere can attest to this fact.  I can laugh at this image because I’ve been there. ….but there’s nothing … Continue reading

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No sleep tonight

It’s 4am on a frigid Friday night.  Technically it’s Saturday morning, but that change isn’t recognized until I slumber…which I’m obviously not doing.  Why would I do a silly thing like sleep when I could stay up playing on the … Continue reading

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Random part 23465

How blessed I am to have Maris McLoskey in my life.  We even meet the criteria for finding a best friend.  Bonus points for including #13-#16.  Those [almost] compensate for the fact that sporting matching antennae, feeding each other cheese, … Continue reading

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Memphis pride, kids in France, Jesus in Malta

Recognizing Memphis as one of the nation’s Top 10 Budget Friendly Metros, Apartment Guide praises the bluff city for its affordability.  Having lived on the west coast [where rent for my crappy apartment in a rapidly declining part of town … Continue reading

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