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What could have been…

I often wonder what my life would be like had I stayed where I was in 2014. I mean, I walked away from a life where I had activity and I thought an amazing life. What I don't realize is that I was very broken. Recently I stumbled upon the state newsletter for Catholic Daughters… Continue reading What could have been…

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Why I don’t relate to family: More confessions of the ex-Catholic

So I will admit it...I don't relate to a lot of my family. Maybe a few on my dad's side and I will talk to whomever on my mom's side that wants to talk to me but that's about it. This has weighed heavily on my mind lately because it seems the only time I… Continue reading Why I don’t relate to family: More confessions of the ex-Catholic

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The scars run deep

So we remember how this past Sunday I wrote a blog saying I admit defeat in my three year fight to get the story of my life as a member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas out in the open? Well, I just realized something: The scars run deep. And the weird part? It's not… Continue reading The scars run deep

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Funny moments call for discernment.

Wow...three posts in one day. Well, truth is I am lounging around on this Memorial Day weekend (at least it is in America) with some flare-up pain and swelling related to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Type I so what else was I going to do? Binge watch Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip? It lasted only… Continue reading Funny moments call for discernment.

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Marie vs. Catholic Daughters of the Americas: The Final Showdown?

Author's note: This is all OPINION so do not get bent out of shape. For more articles related to my beef with Catholic Daughters of the Americas, check out the categories & tags on them. Thank you.  As promised in the previous blog, the article about my final showdown with the bane of my existence,… Continue reading Marie vs. Catholic Daughters of the Americas: The Final Showdown?

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Memories on Facebook really makes you think

We all know about Facebook, right? If you don't use it, you know someone who does. Well, about a couple years ago, Facebook did this thing where they have a feature called "On This Day." It's similar to the social media lookback app Timehop but unlike Timehop which focuses on what you have posted on… Continue reading Memories on Facebook really makes you think

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Why kill the innocent?! My thoughts on Manchester.

Monday was a normal day for me. I was in the kitchen finishing up dinner and my dad had on the CBS Evening News while he played Mahjong on his laptop. Mom was just talking on the phone with a friend and I was finishing up dinner thinking nothing could go wrong. I was wrong.… Continue reading Why kill the innocent?! My thoughts on Manchester.