Author Archives: Barbara

About Barbara

Entering a new journey in my life. Finished a most satisfying career in teaching within a special certificate program for those who did not fit into a credit program, or those who were looking to make an upgrade in their skills in life. It was a special time for me to work with them. Tried doing freelance writing till new obstacles came my way. Now I am ready to explore and learn new things.

Those Hard Times…

This drawing was done many years ago. It is from what was a very difficult time in my life. What is most tragic is that it never had to be!  Since I was 16 years old, I was most aware … Continue reading

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My View of Life Today

This image shows what it looks like when trying to discover the truth. It is a photo of a glass block…that distorts everything. To me…this is how the world out there appears to me. Total craziness. No real clarity Many … Continue reading

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Challenge Progress: Week Four

January 21 We had a lazy day…drove down to Red Lobster to make use of a gift card my daughter sent me. Elliot got the Sailors’ Platter and I got the Caesar’s salad with wood grilled shrimp. We both love … Continue reading

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My Challenge: Week Three

January 14 I headed to Home Depot to check out stoves. Mine is over 20 years old. Wow, they have changed a great deal! I don’t need anything fancy, but sure enjoyed looking at those top of the line stoves. … Continue reading

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Challenge Progress: Week Two

As happens so many times lately, I start a project and it falls flat in just a short time. To keep going is in itself a very positive action. January 7 I find hands to be most expressive. I often … Continue reading

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My Very Own Challenge, 30 Days and Beyond

The latter part of 2017 found me in a state of stagnation with the need to become motivated to move beyond. At first I accepted the challenge to do one watercolor a day for the month of January. While I … Continue reading

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The Perfect Team

First, this post is not a plea for sympathy. It is being written to demonstrate how this senior of 73 years, has joined forces with the technology of today to battle the challenges that have entered her life. I was … Continue reading

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