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Recycling Tongva by
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Prompted By Recycling

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The neighborhoods are beginning to welcome Paayme Paxaayt back into their lives.
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Mr October by
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Prompted By Super Bowl

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Super Bowl,  Final Four,  World Series – it’s all the same to us sports widows, so here’s another sad tale! A few years ago my friends Pat and David and I were planning a reunion for our former teaching colleagues at Jane Addams,  the small inner-city high school where we first met in the 1980s.…
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Cars make sounds! by
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Prompted By Learning to Drive

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Living in the suburbs and going to high school in the nearest city with friends and activities spread around the area, I really needed a driver’s license. Of course, limited access to a car meant limited benefit, but step by step. Driver’s ed brought a break on insurance rates but was not mandatory. Since my…
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One man, one computer by
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(132 Stories)

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Sometimes you have to work with them. Then, separation is impossible.
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Birmingham to Columbus by
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(30 Stories)

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Sorry, I can’t think of a song for this story, it’s too solemn a subject. On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was in Birmingham, AL, for the quarterly meeting of the Environment Sector of the Electric Power Research Institute.  After breakfast at the hotel, a group of us piled into a van to…
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Jello Days by (2 Stories)

Prompted By What We Ate

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Growing up in a small mining town in California’s Mojave Desert, we didn’t have access to a lot of variety when it came to grocery shopping.  But my mom, in true post-World-War-2 fashion, was an enthusiastic supporter of every new thing that came on the market.  So despite our little store’s limited potential, we kids…
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Cash, Crash, Kharmash! by
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Prompted By Best Advice: Money

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Stop, drop and roll is what the tell you when you're in a fire, but what's the right thing to do when you're under fire by a long time friend who knows just a bit more about money than you...and isn't afraid to tell you! This happened today.
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Gambling by
5
(5 Stories)

Prompted By Best Advice: Money

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Both our mothers believed in miracles.
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Paradigm Shift by
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(26 Stories)

Prompted By Sports

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When some random country prints a stamp commemorating your performance, you've made an impact.
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You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby… by
100
(150 Stories)

Prompted By Baby Books

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When I saw this week's prompt, I immediately thought, in NFL parlance, this would be a "bye week" for me.
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