Tag Archives: My Life

Stirring my senses and calming my soul, February 21, 2017  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1046)

I am drawn to the color blue—as I mentioned in a previous post.  Mostly a dark indigo blue, but also lighter blues and in blues combination feel soothing to me. And the other day, I ran across a beautiful Van Gogh painting … Continue reading

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Grati’s “Top Five Personal Wacky Wishes for 2017”,  January 06, 2017 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1026)

I used to watch Late Night with David Letterman without fail for many years—until about fifteen years ago.  He had a quirky, edgy Midwestern side to him.  His humor and observations kind of felt like Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays to you and yours, December 23, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #1019)

First for some razzle dazzle!  I updated a Richard Armitage *Purrrr!* wallpaper that I made in Winter 2015, and put a holiday spin on it!  Enjoy! I’m doing the low key holidays this year–necessitated by my health.  Which I don’t mind … Continue reading

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World Weary Wednesday:  Where do we go from here?  November 09, 2016  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #997)

I went to bed shocked last evening—actually,  in the early morning hours of today.  After the initial vote count, the United States probably has a President-Elect (below), whose words and actions  throughout his campaign were—in my and in many people’s … Continue reading

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Something about Grati’s jewelry making hobby, October 23, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #988)

All of us have many facets to our personalities and our lives.   It keeps life interesting.  So though my two attempts at  ice skating are long behind me–and I am not just referring to my fanny that I landed on … Continue reading

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Soothing Slumbering Sunday:  Catching up on my sleep …, October 09, 2016 Gratiana Lovelace (Post #980)

Catching up on my sleep after a hectic university Homecoming week where I coordinated our annual alumni speakers panel of four alumni for an all day Friday itinerary of events around campus, culminating in their presentations and Q & A—followed by … Continue reading

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Mobility Miss’ journey through diagnosis and treatment, June 23, 2016  Gratiana Lovelace (Post #927)

It has been a hard ten days–really five months—and I mean that.  My right back, hip, and leg pain that I have been experiencing since falling in February (outside at the bottom of our deck stairs when I hit a … Continue reading

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