Have you ever noticed that some people are never happy? They may have the greatest family, wonderful friends, a great job, a house to envy, and yet, something is missing. We all can fall into discontent with our life. The
The morning after Jeff dumped me, I woke up early when one of my hairy herding dogs nudged me to go for a walk. It was a cold November morning, and I bundled up in my ratty down jacket, fleece
Two years ago, I experienced an adventure of a lifetime by finally realizing my goal of visiting France. My fascination with France began long ago with my French uncle, Clarence. As a teenager, I’d travel to Duluth, Minnesota, to visit
As a writer, one never knows where inspiration can come. My memoir, Cycling, Wine, and Men: A Midlife Tour de France, began with my journals about failed relationships. I first wrote stories from the journal entries. These were funny vignettes
I don’t need help. That’s what I had always assumed. Then two years ago, I traveled to France on my own. I arrived in Paris at the Charles de Gaulle Airport and needed to find the train station to Bordeaux.
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