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Writing Short Things Again

I haven’t been doing a lot of writing lately, novel or blog. I don’t have much of a reason other than I’ve been going into school for a few hours this past week. Actually, that makes for a great excuse. If I’m going in to school, I’m not going to drink coffee which is essential for my creative juices. If I drink coffee before school, I’ll feel like I’m wasting that creative burst. Also, coffee has a tendency to speed up my metabolism and I’ll Continue reading →

Laughing at Man Day

It’s Man Day again. Or as it’s more formally called, Protectors of the Fatherland Day. For those of you unaware, it’s a day to celebrate men in Ukraine. Don’t worry, there’s an International Women’s Day on March 8th. That’s international, so it’s more important. Anyway, today I received a card and a box of candies from the girls in one of my classes. One girl had a smile on her face as they wished me a good day. The other girl had a scowl on her face. Continue reading →