Monthly Archives: August 2013

Knots and All

Note: I have recently taken up knitting. My friend Pam crafts marvelous scarves and hats, beautiful gifts that are treasured by recipients, including me. A few years back Pam re-taught me the simply knit and purl (my Grandma Ferguson was … Continue reading


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Dear Heather,

Thirty-two years ago this month I walked into my very first classroom. Barely 22 years old and a brand new FSU graduate (literally – graduation had taken place barely 3 weeks before), I am amazed at what I remember about … Continue reading


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Aren’t I Enough?

Preface: Earlier this summer I wrote a short story based on a used pregnancy test that had washed up on the beach. Many of you asked, “So what happened next? Is there more?” Ray’s story has been in the back … Continue reading


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Someone answer the phone!

Prelude – A few nights ago a friend introduced me as, “This is my friend Sheila. She used to blog.” Ouch. Yesterday I spoke with three different friends, all who asked, “Have I missed your blog? They’re not coming through … Continue reading


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