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Dorothy’s Place

Aachoo

    By Dorothy Denne I wish I had invented tissues and had a life-time patent on them. I’d be making myself rich even if…

Old Friends, Old Priorities

By Dorothy Denne I bumped into an old friend this morning. Well, not literally but we did give each other a hug. He and I…

Mad as Hell

By Dorothy Denne My friend is mad as hell and doesn’t want to take it anymore, but there isn’t much she can do about it.…

Dorothy’s Place: Precious Memories

By Dorothy Denne My sister called me yesterday. We are both widows now, she for 13 years, I for six months. We are no longer…

Dorothy’s Place: Gifts

By Dorothy Denne  Thoughts from a reading I received several years ago that I hold today: Since we are in the season of giving, I…

Dorothy’s Place: A Mother’s Patience

By Dorothy Denne My friend Mavis shared some of her memories with me that I think, in retrospect, could be called funny. Many things that…

Dorothy’s Place: That’s Gross

By Dorothy Denne Please tell me the heat wave is over. I’m so tired of being hot. I guess there is an upside to it,…

Dorothy’s Place: Had at It Twice

By Dorothy Denne If you read last week’s column you may remember that I ended it with “Have at it and enjoy.” I was referring…

Dorothy’s Place: Names and Memories

By Dorothy Denne When you teach school as long as I did, names take on special meaning to you. Just hearing a particular name can…

Dorothy’s Place: Homemade

By Dorothy Denne I was hot, tired, and hungry. I had worked hard and I deserved a treat. I went to the freezer and took…