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vzn commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"family is a rare thing these days it seems ... have you ever heard of a book called "bowling alone" by putnam? have been watching a show "modern family" for years, try it out as a strange counterpoint to your own experience....…"
Jun 23, 2016
vzn left a comment for Outside Myself
"thx for the tap... as iirc you had a very high-read blog on open salon on a particular subj? maybe repost it if you have it? :)"
Jun 23, 2016
Arthur James commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"` Outside Myself. Hi! I Buy Ya's a Old Mobile or a Bus? a Yellow old Dilapidated school Bus ? Mr Old Had a Old Mobile and Loved Studabakers Like You.. ` I getting so backwards I gonna barter my P.U. for a Mule. I get prep [aged] for a Turbulent…"
Jun 18, 2016
Outside Myself commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Hi, everyone! I'm soooo loving your replies! Work the past several days has been immensely stressful (news next week), so I have t been on here much. Will answer your wonderful comments in a day or two. Much love!! xoxo"
Jun 18, 2016
Dalriadane commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Love Studebakers!"
Jun 18, 2016
Arthur James commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"` I got a ` 1948 - Green Fender Studabaker. It's got red ` Wormy Chestnut Sideboards. Ya's can drive If Ya's Sober and no Crash into Oak Trees or Porches . . . It Just Needs A Battery Recharge. There is a Photo @  ` Atlantic Free…"
Jun 18, 2016
Arthur James commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"` I read... I enjoyed. Take Deleters? Zanelle? To Zoo? She Can Be a Ape? She a Funny Bunny? I get Off Line Asap. `"
Jun 17, 2016
Julie Johnson commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Outside Myself, is that what you'd like to be called on here?  Thank you so much for your kind and insightful words!  I am following this thread, loving the comments.  Have re read each and every one of them a few times, and…"
Jun 17, 2016
Outside Myself commented on tr ig's blog post How I ruined my blue jeans
"Gorgeous! Can you come to NorCal and do a repeat performance???  :-)   Really lovely!"
Jun 16, 2016
Foolish Monkey commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"I found all in laws go with the spouses, but I did hold on to my first ex husband but not his family.  however he's my best friend and family.  he and his wife (my other best friend) and her kids are my family.  my second husband…"
Jun 16, 2016
Sheila Reep commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Family is what you make of it.  If one doesn't have family (or does yet only contact you when THEY need something) get closer to those who make you happy.  "
Jun 16, 2016
Outside Myself commented on nerd cred's blog post Proud mom
"Lovely! Ma, you done good! :-)"
Jun 16, 2016
Dalriadane commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Oh, I'm following all the responses, and wonder if you have ever tried to look up your original Italian family Outside Myself?  I lost my nuclear family when I was 37, and we would spend holidays with my Mother's side growing…"
Jun 16, 2016
Myriad commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"I found family in pagandom and particularly my coven - most of whom were singles or with compatible spouses.  Our regular get-togethers were lots of talking and eating, as well as the pagan activities we all enjoyed.  When I moved here,…"
Jun 15, 2016
nerd cred commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"OM, I don't know why I feel compelled to explain this ... One didn't even ask for help on fb. Her closest friends convinced her it was the way to let people know what was going on with her, that it would be too difficult to try to do it in…"
Jun 15, 2016
Outside Myself commented on Outside Myself's blog post Wanted: Family
"Boanerges - My ex used to say that he could live his life on a deserted island and never talk to another human being again, and be just fine. Perhaps that's why he thought it was OK to say 5 words a day (on a good day) to me for 7-1/2 years…"
Jun 15, 2016

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Wanted: Family

Posted on June 13, 2016 at 12:37pm 28 Comments

When I was a junior in high school, my best friend started dating this Italian boy who had graduated just the year before. She came from an abusive home, so she eventually moved in with him, and I became her school chauffeur. He lived in San Francisco and we attended school a good 40 minutes away on the Peninsula. I would pick her up from his house in the morning and then drive her home after school. I didn't mind too much...his family was loud and fun, and, well, he had a handsome older…

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And so it goes... Hello from Outside Myself

Posted on June 6, 2016 at 2:45pm 26 Comments

"...but if my silence made you leave, then that would be my worst mistake..." - Bill Joel's "And so it Goes"…

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At 3:57pm on June 23, 2016, vzn said…

thx for the tap... as iirc you had a very high-read blog on open salon on a particular subj? maybe repost it if you have it? :)

At 11:15pm on June 6, 2016, marilyn sands said…

Welcome back!

At 3:17pm on June 6, 2016, nerd cred said…

Hooray and welcome! Can't wait to hear how everything is going!

 
 
 

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