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Mrs. Flinger: A work in progress

Fixing Mrs. Flinger Feb 20, 2015

I'm currently working on this website. I want to add back the links to blogs I love, some ways to find content easier, and put in archive, at last, some of the ancient articles. Come back to see updates.

Ode to the Office Jan 24, 2012

#Life#Working Mom

Ode to the cubical wall so tall and so gray It hides the world, the sun, the rain, life outside this day Ode to the second cup of coffee that so quickly is out You bring new life, energy before leaving me without Ode to the music of MOG which plays in my ear Knocking out sound of others conversations allowing me to disappear Ode to the florescent lights so nasty on my skin bringing new resolve to moisturize and cut back on the gin Ode to the coming paycheck so sweet to my account if it wasn’t for you, dear bills and debt, this life I could surmount Read more

The Red Tent of Flinger-ville. Or something like that but modern and with less hay bails. Jan 03, 2012

#Life#The Flinger Family

It was a familiar feeling, one I can easily conjure up in my mind. Not until I was leaving did I realize how long it’s actually been that the four of us where together in the same house. What was it, 1995? Was I married back then? Did Dani have to wear a bra back then? Did Kim have kids? Was I battling gray hair? My sister, my mother, my cousin and I sat drinking sprite infused juice (cough) while taking copious amounts of photos and rocking the baby to sleep. It was a familiar scene even though I can’t place when that would have ever happened. My sister lived in Tuscan Arizona five of the last six years. My cousin is only now old enough to be a “person” off to college. My mother lives even further, back in Houston, near the small town my sister and I grew up in.... Read more