Category Archives: me

REGARDING “FOLLOW”

After four years, I’ve decided to give some blogging advice. ************* If you are new or if you are just seeking more followers, please take note.  I take my blogging friends seriously – even those of you whom I take … Continue reading

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dependent

John 15:5  “I am the vine…” dependent: i’m not good enough. i’m not strong enough. i’m not rich enough. i’m not smart enough. In fact, i’m not good, strong, rich, or smart. But i’ll make it, Because HE is. I’ve … Continue reading

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THANKS – NOW, MY CONCLUSION

Okay, so here’s the wrap-up regarding my need or “no-need” to label my fictional pieces as such.  Terrific comments:    https://onetahayes.com/2019/01/03/bloggers-opinion-please/ Thanks, blogging friends.  Your comments were helpful. CONSIDERATIONS: Include “Fiction” in title.  – That’s certainly upfront. Some only Scan or … Continue reading

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BLOGGERS, OPINION PLEASE

This is different from my usual fare.  I have a question.  How can I be sure fiction written in first person, is interpreted as fiction – not truth?  Some of my stories like “You Old Goat” and several other in … Continue reading

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DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR?

I’m at home, all alone Enjoying the moment – just my own. Listening to the lack of sounds —-Oh, no, listen again Hear the susurrous sounds? The pleasant sound in memory Of children playing Of husband saying     He … Continue reading

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MY BAKER’S DOZEN

Nine days since I wrote on this blog.  I was determined to catch up on my blog reading before writing, but I didn’t; however, with my penchant for clumsy falls or other minor (or major) emergencies, I thought I’d better … Continue reading

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CAREER CHANGE

My last post told of my very “green,” thoroughly-embarrassing experience at my first “real” job which I believe showed how the Lord moved me into a path I would never have dreamed of. From washing dishes for an invalid lady … Continue reading

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GOVERNMENT PAPER-SAVER

I HOPE YOU LAUGH; I still snicker in remembrance! “He makes me to lie down in green pastures…” I’m glad that is not literal. I was so green the sheep would have grazed right over me. How green was I? … Continue reading

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I’VE NEVER MISSED ELEANOR

Meet my two sisters, Karen and Verna. Me:  “I’ve never missed Eleanor.” “Who’s Eleanor?”  they asked. Me:  “Our sister, Eleanor.” “We have no sister, Eleanor.” “I know.  That’s why I have never been bothered by her absence.” ************* Hope you … Continue reading

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PHUL UV UT!

I’m missing you all.  Been reading some, but no writing.  Facebook still throws stuff at me that I wrote three years old.  I’m enjoying some of it.  So sharing FB status from Sept. 17, 2015. ************ Fanny Crosby.  WOW, what … Continue reading

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