Author Archives: Nan Mykel

About Nan Mykel

At 79, I was just about to stop keeping a journal, but that felt like accepting that growth was finished. I don't want to be finished, yet! I'm 80 now, and struggling to communicate with you, if you'll come and set awhile. P.S. My how time flies! I'm 82 now.

The Reader–You Probably Knew This; I Didn’t…

I recently dropped a number of sites I had been following because they hadn’t posted in a long time.  As I dropped well below 300 blogs followed, I discovered that not everyone on my followed list gets listed in my … Continue reading

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Quote from Channing

To live content with small means, to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion, to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy. not rich. To study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and … Continue reading

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Glad I don’t watch football anyway…

NFL Adopts Policy Requiring Players On The Field to Stand During The National Anthem In a win for Donald Trump, players will no longer be able to kneel in protest. By Elizabeth Preza / AlterNet May 23, 2018, 7:46 AM GMT Print 318 … Continue reading

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I’ve already SEEN Dr. House

Originally posted on NOT MY SECRET…My story…My truth:
I haven’t been writing because my physical health has hit an all time low. My mental health has also hit a low. Someone mentioned to me a number of weeks…

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Create Space?

Recently I recommended the Create Space outfit which is an on-demand publishing unit  connected with Amazon.  I published a book through them in 2014 and one in 2015.  I may regret recommending them, I don’t know.  But for now just … Continue reading

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Life is Good…!

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Excerpt on Hearing Voices

From June 2018 Harpers by  T.M. Luhrmann, via 3 Quarks  Daily In 1973, David Rosenhan, a professor of psychology at Stanford,….persuaded seven friends to join him in an experiment. He asked them to make appointments at multiple psychiatric hospitals across … Continue reading

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