Tag Archives: fears

Confront Fears

I started to open up my laptop this morning not knowing what to write. The lid was half-opened when I saw the prompt for today’s post. A medium-small spider had perched herself on the screen. I powered up my device but … Continue reading

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Time Traveller

While doing a Web search for H.G. Wells, yesterday, I stumbled across a holiday that is new to me.  As I understand it, “Pretend to Be a Time Traveller Day” is an Internet phenomenon.  Some people place the date as … Continue reading

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Why Do People Fear Spiders So Much?

I’ve become fairly immune to the banality of Facebook, but once in awhile, a post rubs me the wrong way.  One particular post, a few days ago did just that.   One female member of a local trading post group uploaded … Continue reading

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