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Life is meant to be lived; cherish the exciting moments, and relish in those all too brief moments of relaxation. I am here to live my own life, and live it passionately. A Little HerStory serves as a vessel to project my passions, and clue in my loyal readers as to what inspires me in this crazy world. So, sit back, relax, and read on.

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October 26, 2018

You do not have to be good.
You do not have to walk on your knees
for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting.

You only have to let the soft animal of your body 
love what it loves.
Tell me about despair, yours, and I will tell you mine.

Meanwhile the world goes on...


“I wonder what it’s going to be like for [my grandkids]… all anybody wants is to live in peace, they don’t want anything done to their land. They say that was our land, but not anymore. I don’t think we have land anymore. It’s all theirs. [The oil companies] can...

October 17, 2018

" Write it on your heart
that every day is the best day in the year.
He is rich who owns the day, and no one owns the day
who allows it to be invaded with fret and anxiety.

Finish every day and be done with it.
You have done what you could.
Some blunders and absurdities...

Michaela DePrince was born in war-torn Sierra Leone during the country’s decade-long civil war. Rebels killed her father, and shortly after her mother died of fever and starvation.  Michaela had vitiligo, a disease that causes patches of skin to lose its color.  In Mic...

Sara Claudia Murray Jordan was born on October. 20th, 1884, in Newton, Massachusetts. Her father was Patrick Murray an Irish emigre, owned a carriage and automobile repair shop.  Her Mother Maria  Stuart, was of English and Scottish heritage, who was born in Maine. Sar...


As a former firefighter/EMT (it was required that I be a full fledged firefighter - Sunday morning drills and all -  to be an EMT on the team back in rural RI) and having a son who is a firefighter in East Providence, RI, I am always interested in stories like...

October 12, 2018


“Since her death in 1979, the woman who discovered what the universe is made of has not so much as received a memorial plaque. Her newspaper obituaries do not mention her greatest discovery. […] Every high school student knows that Isaac Newton discovered gravit...

I saw this on FB and I thought it was a lovely piece about one of my favorite women.  I have always loved this story about Eleanor and AE taking flight together. She is truly an amazing woman - they both were! It is from the Jon S. Randal Peace Page. I requested and wa...

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