Blue Bird Landing [PODCAST]

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Emily is having a rough time post-graduation.  But then, one day, while working on a film,  a blue bird lands on her head and changes everything.  An uplifting story about how things can always get better. [ Read More ]

An Unexpected Victory (Sort Of)

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Biana recalls the most stressful, exciting, amazing, nerve-racking time she had in attempt to achieve victory at state qualifying track match! [ Read More ]

Lost in Thought

One day while eating lunch, I noticed my four-year-old, Alex, staring out the window. He sat motionless in a pensive daze, completely transfixed on something in the back yard. I looked out there to see what was so captivating. Nothing in particular caught my eye. [ Read More ]

Meeting The Girl From The Internet [PODCAST]

A funny true story about my first internet date.  Story told live at a Smiles For All Story Night. [ Read More ]

If The Shoe Fits

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Recently, I had to attend a party. I pulled together an outfit and applied a bit of makeup to a face that rarely dons such. Shoes were an issue though. [ Read More ]

My New Year’s Resolution and TV

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January 3, 2015– Dear Secret Diary, as the turning of the calendar seems to be a time for introspection, I thought this year I might assess my relationship with TV.  [ Read More ]

Pain in Motion

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Initially, when I blurted out to my wife that I was going to join her at the local exercise emporium, I looked around to see if someone was standing behind me who had uttered those dastardly words. [ Read More ]

How Full is Your Wine Glass?

Glass Not half-full

January 18, 2014– My Dear Secret Diary, as I age, I am trying harder and harder to be an optimist. [ Read More ]

Chance Encounters, City Living

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Katie struggles to find a cab in New York City. Once she finds one, her talk with the driver opens up her perspective to life in the city. [ Read More ]

Stubbed Out Cookie

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Having just celebrated my first week as a non-smoke, I was feeling very proud. Sitting down in a café, I ordered a coffee and put all thoughts of a cigarette out of my mind. [ Read More ]

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