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About what sandra thinks

Sandra is a writer, blogger, poet, artist, emotional disaster. She thinks far too much and sleeps far too little. Sandra lives in the Northeastern U.S. but dreams of an oceanfront home in Hawaii where she could learn to surf. She loves books, brutal honesty, coffee, and the color black. She hates insincerity, beer, whipped cream, and facebook. And she is uncomfortable talking about herself in the third person.


Yet another post that I don’t know if I should publish. Maybe I’ll remove it. Due to shame. Or something. Hell, I wrote it yesterday. And trashed it. Then I came back to it today.  I’ve been so excited about … Continue reading

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side by side. #poetry

sometimes I forget that you’re out there far away only in miles but in my heart and yours in your head and mine we are side by side ©2018 what sandra thinks

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a-to-z challenge 2018 theme reveal. #atozchallenge

I didn’t realize today was a-to-z theme reveal day until last night. I’ve been kind of in and out of the blogging world lately. Part of it is just life stuff… some of which I’ve shared… some of which I … Continue reading

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This may be too much information… and it may be really boring… but I don’t care. I’m floating. The woman who prepped me for my procedure this morning recognized me from last time (the failed initial diagnostic procedure). It’s a … Continue reading

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just stuff.

I don’t know if this is an update… or a venting session… or just me being overwhelmed… • • • Stupid phone. My phone decided that it didn’t want to update apps anymore. First, the updates were taking forever. Then, my phone … Continue reading

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dreams. #1linerWeds

I have dreams, you know. source: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! words and pictures by Mo Willems   [Posted for One-Liner Wednesday… for which I’m sure the ‘one line’ is supposed to be my own… but this is not… … Continue reading

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another (bigger) snow day.

Maybe it’s time to watch Thor: Ragnarok again… Welcome to New England! Isn’t it lovely? I’m in that 16-20 inch area. Thankfully, I have a snowblower. And someone who blows (lol) who is not me. School was cancelled at about … Continue reading

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help me out…

This is going to sound like a really weird question… but I seriously need to know. It’s research… for something I’m writing. Do people still use the word slut? whore? ho? What’s the current way to refer to a woman … Continue reading

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