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70-79, F
United States
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3 Mths Active
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50 Stories
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Retired teacher, age 71, in new desert community
What's the best marijuana dab pen?
Needs to be not too expensive and easy to use.
70-79, F
1 reply
5 views
18 hrs ago
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Health
I Hate People Staring At Me
THE WOMAN WITH THE UNRELENTING STARE Years ago, I worked as a personal secretary to a semi-famous older woman who lived in a large house. I had her study as my office, although sometimes I worked in the dining room. A middle aged woman I'll ca...
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2 replies
14 views
1 day ago
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I Know Someone Who Committed Suicide
I still find myself wondering about a situation I encountered years ago. I was at a party. A writer was there who had once won a Pulitzer prize back during the Depression era. I knew that both of his two sons had committed suicide 10 years apart. H...
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2 replies
15 views
1 day ago
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I Regret
I feel bad that I have never married. It just did not seem like a possibility to me. I always knew my mother and her people would interfere somehow, someway. I would be putting the man I loved in danger if he really loved me and was loyal to me. My m...
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13 replies
31 views
1 day ago
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Have you ever applied for a medical marijuana card online?
Please share your experience if you have ever done this or know anything about it.
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0 replies
2 views
1 day ago
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Health
I Lived Through Disappointment
I was a teacher of teens, in a city detention center, then later at the state mental hospital for 25 years. I was not a Special Ed. teacher; I taught regular classes and most of my students were bright and academically up to grade level. One day, ab...
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0 replies
10 views
1 day ago
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Have you read Crypto-Nomicon?
I am on page 300 of 1130 pages. Just wondered if anyone has finished this book.
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3 replies
6 views
2 days ago
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Miscellaneous
Should I work as a greeter at Walmart?
In about 6 months, I will be re- entering the working world and coming out of retirement. I am 71 years old, will be 72 when I go back to work. I want a simple no brains kind of job. I need to work in the private sector for about 2 years. I don'...
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8 replies
21 views
3 days ago
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Seeking Advice
Did you ever feel like seeing a certain movie saved your life?
Or at least your sanity...?
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13 replies
13 views
3 days ago
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Movies & TV
I Write Poetry
A VOICE IN THE NIGHT Who can measure the power of that voice in the night Sound waves that echoed 'til dawn's early light Beyond the stratosphere past Jupiter, Mars Soaring past moonbeams, racing the stars To dare the unknown, to known wha...
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4 replies
7 views
5 days ago
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Anyone out there remember Art Bell?
He truly was Radioman. He was the founder of today's Coast to Coast nighttime radio program. Only the original program was a real groundbreaker and much classier and more intelligent than today's popularized corporately packaged C2C program...
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5 replies
4 views
5 days ago
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Miscellaneous
I Want to Be Healthy
Question: If I am taking an antibiotic (Amoxicillin, 500 mg. capsules twice a day), should I wait to take a probiotic (yogurt, kefir and/or probiotic capsules or liquid) until after I finish taking the whole course of antibiotic meds? Or should I tak...
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23 replies
26 views
1 week ago
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Why do I keep having this dream?
In the dream I am in trouble with the police (or sometimes it's the FBI) but I haven't done anything wrong. Sometimes they are hunting for me but I slip away from them and flee. In the dream, I know I haven't broken the law but I am st...
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19 replies
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2 wks ago
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Personal, Thoughts & Feelings
Anyone else get an email from Pres.- Elect Trump offering to sell you a money making "program"?
I question the legitimacy of using his new president-elect status to attempt to sell me something over the Internet. Anyone know anything about this?
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16 replies
25 views
2 wks ago
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Miscellaneous
I Have Insomnia
Sometimes I fear that my mother's people are still watching me. And that some night they will get into my house...and kill me. Or that I will become ill and wind up in the hospital and they'll kill me there. When I was younger, I believe t...
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3 replies
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2 wks ago
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I Write Bad Poetry
I think that I shall never see A flying saucer like a tree For trees stay rooted in the ground While flying saucers fly around And if you look up and a tree you find No one says you've lost your mind So if instead it's a saucer I see I thin...
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3 replies
9 views
2 wks ago
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I Have An Interesting Hobby
My hobby is sweepstaking. I specialize in the kind of sweepstakes you have to enter by mail, the old fashioned way. Have I won anything? Yes. I've never won any of the big prizes--yet! But one of the great things about entering sweepstakes is t...
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12 replies
9 views
3 wks ago
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Do you agree with this quote?
"School is 10% about getting an education and 90% about finding your place in the pecking order. "
70-79, F
6 replies
7 views
3 wks ago
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Education
I Want to Clear Out the Clutter In My Home
In my case, my home is one small rented room. When I moved to this area months ago, I moved out of a one bedroom apartment of 28 years to a whole new community 70 miles away where I now live. I was sick and under a lot of stress at the time, unde...
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9 replies
28 views
3 wks ago
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What"s the saddest country song?
I'd nominate "The Backside of Thirty."
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15 replies
19 views
3 wks ago
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Music
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