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“On This Mother’s Day…”
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“On This Mother’s Day…”

 ”Carmela is so much more than just cannolis” When I was asked to write a Mother’s Day post about my mom, Carmela, one of my choices was to possibly re-produce something I had previously written about her on my own blog, a collection of musings I call “LetaVision”.  So, as [...]

“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”
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“Thirty Seconds of Pain and Suffering”

I hate to admit this but I’m suffering from an identity crisis. I wouldn’t call it  a mid-life crisis because frankly it didn’t dawn on me until recently that I’m – uh – how do you put it gently? I’m old. When my glasses are off, the person I see [...]

“No Rest For The Weary”
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“No Rest For The Weary”

Soothing, Sleepy Sounds I just woke up to the sound of rain. I love sleeping during a rainy afternoon. However, I’m sleeping a bit too much lately, at least it seems more than usual. My family would tell you they feel I don’t get enough sleep through the week.  I’ll [...]

“Move Me”
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“Move Me”

Editor’s Note:   U.S. Census statistics show the ‘average’ American will move roughly eleven times in his or her lifetime.  To put that into perspective, eleven moves are more than double the number folks will make in Japan and the United Kingdom.  What can we say, we are–as a country–itchy for [...]

Lucky Number 2013
Midlife Marsha

Lucky Number 2013

I’m usually not good with New Year’s resolutions but I hope 2013 will be different. I’m not going to punish myself by giving up sweets or forcing myself to exercise more. Instead, I’m going to be selfish. I want to do things I know have made me happy over the [...]