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Hunger

Wants and needs entwined,

grown and groomed to ambition.

Life, insatiable!

 

 

*Featured image by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash

 

 

 

 

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Anger and a lesson learned

I am not sure if it’s the relentless  summer heat or if it’s part of aging, as suggested by my friend,  but my patience well has been quite dry lately.  In other words, I find myself way more easily irritated.  I couldn’t even stand hearing myself when I gave in to these petty annoyances as it’s impossible to shove angry words back in once they have been callously spat and sputtered out.Read More »

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Protecting our privacy on smartphones

Smartphones have become staples in our daily lives.  I can’t imagine my life without one.  My kids, I know, would agree with this statement most vehemently.  But, do you know that every activity we do on our phone is usually logged in the phones’ local storage?  I fear losing my phone because once unlocked, it can potentially reveal all the details about me, from banking information to all my chats to my browsing activities.  And no, going back to flip phones isn’t an option.Read More »

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Dear brother…

The room is now empty, the bed half made

An empty shampoo bottle lies forlorn on the floor

The gray ottoman returned to its quiet empty corner

Where your black luggage had recently sat in a bloated slump, half unzippedRead More »