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  • Restorative Yoga…finding My Place

    I was afraid my body was not ready for this class.  In fact, after taking the beginner yoga class, I waited weeks before coming back in to give it another go. Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • 1998 Lingers On…

    drowqueen:Just a look at some of the beginnings of my blog… Originally posted on The Burned Hand: So, I can’t recall all of the diseases I was tested for at thi... Read more

    Posted on 20 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • My Danger-prone Dachshunds…

    So, if you have been following my blog for a small length of time, you might not be aware of my furry children.  This is a rather sad post here about something... Read more

    Posted on 16 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Transcendental Tuesday…

    Practicing Trancendental Meditation is said to be a good way to relieve stress. The TM technique involves the use of a sound or mantra and is practiced for 15–2... Read more

    Posted on 15 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Woe is Me…

    Anyone remember Droopy the cartoon dog?  Just say yes.  Okay, well, there are times I feel like that.  I thought my less than positive feelings would... Read more

    Posted on 07 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • I Hate Stress.

    I don’t even know how to begin this post.  I am tired of being tired.  I’ll start there.  17 years.  Seventeen years.  Maybe it doesn’t sound like a long... Read more

    Posted on 06 October 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Welcome to Fantasy Island…

    drowqueen:Here is your Motivation…read the quote at the end:) Originally posted on The Burned Hand: Another day has passed and I am continuing on my path. I am... Read more

    Posted on 30 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Resilience…when Did We Lose It?

    drowqueen:From my first September as a blogger… Originally posted on The Burned Hand: At some point in your life, you started to take things to heart. Read more

    Posted on 27 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    When they tell you not to bite off more than you can chew…you need to listen.  The problem is, maybe “they” have never been broke.  Maybe “they” have never... Read more

    Posted on 23 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Thief…

    part 1I remember when it first started. Old age, I thought, was a bitch. Little did I know that it was not, in fact, normal aches and pains. The first sign was... Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • P.w.d.

    Today I need to warn you about the dangers of P.W.D.  Posting While Dumb. At many times in your life, you might have a case of “the dumb”. You should not write... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • This is Who We Are…

    drowqueen:I wrote this a while back. God Bless. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: I don’t know where you were on that day…maybe you were a student. Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Jack the Ripper…

    Some years back, I traveled to London with a college group.  We were actually studying Children’s Literature in England; however, we got to do some additional... Read more

    Posted on 07 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Turdy Tuesday…

    So I missed Motivational Monday because it was 100 degrees. In my house. For two days. This occurs like clockwork every other year when I least expect it.... Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    I began re-blogging my series from this past November.  I have more stories to tell, but mostly, I think it’s difficult for some people to see any other side bu... Read more

    Posted on 26 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Comfortable in Your Skin…

    drowqueen:Just another re-blog because times are tough. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: I am surrounded by good friends. Some of my friends, we don’t see... Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Ghetto…

    I’m a 5’2 white girl.  What do I know about the “ghetto” you might be thinking.  It’s cool.  We’re all good.  You can think that way. Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Ghetto…

    drowqueen:I am doing a re-blog for my FB fans because we all need to be human. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: I’m a 5’2 white girl. What do I know about... Read more

    Posted on 22 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Rules Are to Keep Us Safe…

    So my daughter got into a bicycle accident at a friend’s house.  I was almost there.  Almost.  There.  I got a call from a number I didn’t know while standing o... Read more

    Posted on 19 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Enemy Within…

    When there is no enemy within, the enemy outside can do you no harm. I want you to think about that for a moment. It has taken me two days to process the death... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION