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About outdoors1968

Located in the pocono mountains region of NE Pennsylvania.

Dammit…………….

Dammit…….. I thought. Under contract. At least it was a pleasant fantasy while it lasted. I’d stumbled upon the listing while perusing the online site Zillow.com, something I’d been doing quite regularly in the past year and a half, just … Continue reading

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a quote found on the web.

“Live simply, love generously, care deeply and speak kindly.” Words to live by.

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A Dream…….

I found this in my email today, something I wrote after waking from a dream, and saved in an email – forgetting about it until I stumbled upon it tonight. Sunday, 8-2-09 I had a dream tonight. Usually I think … Continue reading

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It’s later than you think.

  Found this little piece while browsing the web tonight. So often we humans procrastinate in a million different ways, for a million different reasons. Or excuses. “When I retire”, “When the kids are grown up”, “when the house is … Continue reading

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Grief and grieving.

    October 18, 2010 Grieving is such a difficult emotion, or response to stress, or whatever the definition is, of grief, to wrap one’s mind around. We all experience it, if we are blessed enough to live long enough, … Continue reading

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The ol’ VW bus goes down the road.

July 29, 2010, 01:18:54 AM Many of you who’ve been on the forum for quite sometime may remember posts by me years ago that included a certain 1972 Volkswagen “hippie bus” that was often a player mentioned in my trials, … Continue reading

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re-entering the fray commonly known as dating………………..

 January 23, 2009, 08:31:23 AM I joined an online dating site not too long after putting the ex out the door.  I had high hopes initially, hell, lot of people on the site, locally, too.  I placed a thoughtful and straightforward … Continue reading

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