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Nanowrimo

For my regular readers, I wanted to let folks know that the blogging will be less frequent for the next month. November is National Novel Writing Month. I am trying to finish my book, a memoir about seeking my dream life in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. If you are not…

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Slow down!

I cried all the way to work.  Feeling shell-shocked, I still couldn’t process what my neighbor had just told me. Driving down the road to work, my neighbor frantically waved me down.  Pulling over, I rolled the window down to find out what had happened.  Then he said, “Luke was…

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Remembering Finn

The phone rang on what seemed to be an ordinary Wednesday night.  Seeing a Colorado area code, but ever leery of telemarketers, I picked up the phone. “Hello??” “Leslie, it’s Susan, your neighbor.  I’m kind of freaking out.  I let Finn out in the yard and I can’t find him.”…

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If you build it…

“Where do you live?” A chance meeting with another dog owner in our neighborhood sparks a conversation. “We’re in the log house near the east end of Cougar Run.” “Oh, the one without a garage.” For seven years, we’ve been known as the house in the neighborhood without a garage. …

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