Category Archives: nostalgia

When I Was A Superhero

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt FlashNano Day 7: Write a story that happened to you when you were 7 *Dedicated to my sister, Jill, I’ll still fight monsters for you. … Continue reading

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The Girl with the Twinkling Eyes

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. FlashNano Day 6: Write a story inspired by this picture Sarah and I were best friends – unlike me, she was perfect. Her hair was … Continue reading

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The Great Ditch Day Debacle

The Clock. Write about anything you’d like. Somewhere in your post, include the sentence, “I heard the car door slam, and immediately looked at the clock.” When I read the prompt above at: The Daily Post – The Clock it … Continue reading

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The Time I Was Catholic

I was an odd kid… at around 12ish I decided I wanted to be Catholic, for a Jewish-Protestant kid that was a big leap. There were a few things about Catholicism that really appealed to me; school uniforms, crossing oneself … Continue reading

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Hey Math, It’s Not Me, It’s You!

  I hate math. I loathe math. I despise math. I have a malevolent detestation for the assholery of arithmetic. Get the picture? Ok, I didn’t always hate math, when I was a little Jody and we were first learning … Continue reading

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The Pink Picnic and I

I moved off the Navy Base at about 11 years old. We moved into a regular neighborhood with kids everywhere. Directly behind us lived my very best friend, Gloria. From our first meeting we were inseparable. When Gloria got a … Continue reading

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It Happened One Christmas

This picture is a fraud and that blonde moppet (who looks strangely enough like Carol Brady) clutching her prized Winnie the Pooh is a Bad Seed. Bad Seed: (noun) a person who is seen as being congenitally disposed to wrongdoing and likely … Continue reading

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