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It’s Me Again

Remember when I wrote that I wasn’t going to make this blog so personal anymore? Well, I still intend for that to happen, but it’s so...

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Almost Normal

March is almost here which means we made it through one of the longest or at least strangest winters most of us have experienced. Covid-19 cases...

Hope Won

Well, we’ve finally reached the last day of 2020, a year few will miss. It’s been a year like no other I have lived in the...

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A Momentous Week

Just some odds and ends to what’s going on… Phase 3 Continues in Decatur As the pandemic continues so do restrictions for social gatherings. Restaurants cannot...

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Online or In-Person? It’s All Good

Even without a pandemic American shopping and social habits have changed quite a bit in the last decade. Online shopping is huge, as well as self-checkouts,...

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Through the Woods

Here it is, the weekend before Thanksgiving 2020 and it’s cold and gloomy like a typical November day. At least that much hasn’t changed. Many of...

Unorthodox

Here we are. November. I have not been looking forward to this month because there’s no claim to summer anymore. Winter is coming and so are...

The Mask of Covid-19

I never liked reading Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories in school because they seemed so dark and grim. One story that I remember the most, and...