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An Author Spotlight

  Posted by Deb Borys , 16 January 2014 · 43 views

M.J. Joachim, who did a thoughtful review of Bend Me, Shape Me recently, invited me to do a guest post about who I am, a theme you may have seen a few times here in this blog. I wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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Bookkeeping Made Easy

  Posted by Deb Borys , 13 January 2014 · 41 views

These simple steps seem all too complicated to me in today’s era of  accounting software that does all the thinking for you, but it sure was fun to use these pages when I played school with my cousins at Grandma’s … Continue reading

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And Love Remains

  Posted by Deb Borys , 08 January 2014 · 30 views

I found the following poem in a pile of old journals and materials that I had in storage. I don’t exactly know when it was written, but I do know to whom. I wrote it as a present for my … Continue reading

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January and Dr. Who

  Posted by Deb Borys , 02 January 2014 · 47 views

It took an act of Parliament to stop this month from flitting off to different times and places.  Perhaps January served as Dr. Who’s companion during the Middle Ages. From my Grandparent’s IJ volume of Compton’s Pictured Encyclopedia, 1937 edition: … Continue reading

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Looking Back

  Posted by Deb Borys , 01 January 2014 · 45 views

No, this isn’t a New Year’s Day look back at 2013. Everyone’s doing that. I seem to enjoy avoiding what everyone else is doing. But a recent post by TwistedSifter about pictures posted from a 1913 high school yearbook made … Continue reading

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Why was I so mad the other day and what I am doing about it #homeless #Chicago

  Posted by Deb Borys , 20 December 2013 · 80 views

Reblogged from The Chronicles of a homeless man in Chicago: Some of you saw the other day via my Facebook page and Twitter feed that I posted a very simple comment of I'm so mad right now I don't even … Continue reading

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Turning Homelessness on its Head

  Posted by Deb Borys , 19 December 2013 · 42 views

I discovered a WordPress blog not too long ago by someone who calls himself chihomelessguy, and his posts embody everything I’ve been trying to say about how people need to stop stereo-typing street people and get to know each individual’s … Continue reading

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Just Imagine It Ink Interview

  Posted by Deb Borys , 12 December 2013 · 79 views

Late last summer I did an interview with Edward C. Stanton, President of Just Imagine It Ink which does a podcast called “Get Behind Me, Now Stay There” that broadcasts on iTunes and at KSKQ  89.5 FM. The interview will … Continue reading

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TV in 1937

  Posted by Deb Borys , 09 December 2013 · 65 views

I have a 1937 edition of Compton’s Pictured Encyclopedia that used to belong to my Grandmother Bodnum.  I love looking through it occasionally to see what I can find.Here’s a bit of history that seems hard to imagine in our … Continue reading

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Family

  Posted by Deb Borys , 06 December 2013 · 67 views

I’ve never been much of a photographer. Not that I can’t take a great snapshot if conditions are right, but I don’t feel the need to commemorate life’s events with a ton of photos. Usually that’s not a problem. I’d … Continue reading

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