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The Oldest Person I Ever Knew

Science suggests that memories are unreliable because the more times we remember an event, the less clear that memory becomes. With each remembering your brain replaces the original with a copy, the copy you’ve just remembered. It is like recording a pre-recorded show on an old VHS, then recording it again to another. Each time… Continue reading The Oldest Person I Ever Knew

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Meditative duck

Note: names have been changed to protect the innocent, but the story is honest.   Weekday mornings, when it is an A day, I often end up spending the first hour of my shift hunting for Christopher. Christopher does not like Algebra Fundamentals and I can't say that I blame him. He prefers to walk,… Continue reading Meditative duck

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Another Prompt and a Tribute to Grandpa Gilson

I joined a writing group last month. One just getting off the ground. It is small and mostly consists of older women around the age of my own parents. One lady, who grew up in Corbett, is old enough to have been friends with my grandma's younger sister and knew my great-grandfather, Dewey Carpenter. They… Continue reading Another Prompt and a Tribute to Grandpa Gilson