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Electing to Help

Note: I had originally posted this to my story-site, Anecdotal Tales, in error back in November. Now realizing that, I am moving it over to Horribly Awry where it belongs. ********** My landlord and I have a curious relationship.  It … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Karaoke (Week 42)

Trying Out: Johnny Cash (Week Forty-Two) As has been shown before, I am not one for big crowds.  I am certainly not one that enjoys noisy, crowded bars late at night.  However, a friend was having a birthday.  It sounded … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Baby Shower (Week 39)

Trying Out: Baby Shower (Week Thirty-Nine) I once made the mistake of attending a wedding shower.  It was not the most awkward experience of all time.  However I was hardly comfortable.  To be fair, the ladies knew I was a … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Free Car (Week 19)

Trying Out: Square Dancing Giving Away a Car (Week Nineteen) I had it all planned out.  I was going to have my new thing for Saturday be square dancing.  A church that is affiliated with mine was hosting a potluck/ … Continue reading

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How to Lose Friends and Infuriate People

“I cannot explain how much your e-mail touched me.” Interspersed throughout this entry are comments that have been sent to me regarding things I have written or shared.  I have kept them because they remind me that I do actually … Continue reading

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Friendly Advice

I am a fan of helping people.  For one thing, I feel that the notion of, “I did it all on my own” tends to be a fallacy.  Somebody was nice enough to hire you for that first job which … Continue reading

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What Price Friendship? (or, “Handling Catastrophe”)

Sometimes my roommate and I suffer more than a few disagreements.  I claim that her hair is all over the place.  She thinks I work too much.  I worry that she is getting sick.  She thinks I hog all the … Continue reading

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