Category Archives: Marriage

And That’s Why I Could Never Be Married to Me

It was a sunny Friday in May of 1981. A few days away from finishing my student teaching practicum, I had spent a frustrating morning attempting to teach yearbook design and narrative essays to seniors who were past caring about anything more than … Continue reading

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Drinkin’ the Wild Air, Part I

On September 23, 1995,* my husband took possession of his first Harley-Davidson motorcycle, a pearl blue 1996 Dyna Wide Glide. That purchase was the fulfillment of a life-long dream for him, but for me flying down the road on the … Continue reading

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Thirty-Five Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me

Of course, I’m not implying that you want to know 35 things about me; in fact, I realize that some people may have already stopped reading.  For the remaining brave souls (and for those who just didn’t have anything better to … Continue reading

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Careful What You Wish For

Recently my husband and I were visiting with relatives when the subject of my blog came up.  Because he had an audience, my husband began to complain (jokingly, I thought) that I NEVER mention him in my blog–that I’ve even written … Continue reading

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