Category Archives: life lessons

Goodbye SparkyLee/ Coming Clean

For years I have written under the pseudonym of SparkyLee Anderson. I chose this initially because I figured it would be a short time affair writing pieces that no one would read so if it flopped no would be the … Continue reading

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Living With Chaos…

The world is filled with so much anger and meanness. I’ve known this since I was a toddler. I grew up in a, let’s say, “Chaotic” home. My father worked while my mother stayed home and took care of me … Continue reading

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To Inspire

To Inspire Some people can go their entire lives wondering what their purpose in life really is.  We can’t all be world leaders, top surgeons or partners in a law firm.  Maybe you don’t have a glamorous job in life, … Continue reading

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The Covetous

  Suffer the children As they know no wrong Suffer the animals As they know no other Suffer the poor As they have no money Celebrate the Rich As they hold the power Celebrate the Greed As it turns the … Continue reading

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The Importance of Having Fun

This week, after beginning a new dog blog titled, “The Canine Companion” http://thecaninecompanion.wordpress.com/ I took a couple of days off of writing.  Sometimes, the wheels and cogs in my brain don’t like to turn off; they just keep motoring on … Continue reading

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My Elastic Heart

I have an elastic heart A heart that’s not so smart It gets easily filled up Up and over the brim of her cup That repeatedly ends up being pulled apart Deflated is the Ego It pulls you in and … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned from Doctor Who

     I really started watching the series when it began again in 2005.  I became quickly enamored with the show.  The witty banters, the quick humor, the physical comedy, brilliantly imaginative story lines and great characters sucked me like a … Continue reading

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Unmindful Girl

She bides her time with baubles and trinkets and items asunder, Unmindful that spiritually, it was pulling her under. Under trance, under thumb and barely surviving- That’s what keeps the merchants, fat cats and corporations thriving. She’s kept blinded, distracted … Continue reading

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5 Simple Tips to a Great Relationship

I’m a gay woman, however, the majority of my romantic life I spent as a “straight” woman, which is a story for another post.   Having various relationships and observing the ones around me has made me somewhat of an expert … Continue reading

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Without Pride Nor Prejudice..

     We are so egotistical in this society.  Who do we think we are?  We all act like we’re “Very Important People” with a lot going on.  We update our Facebook statuses frequently as though people really are interested in … Continue reading

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