The always-present danger

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Ever since watching Jaws 3-D as a child, large bodies of water make me think of sharks.

My stepdad would tease me when driving past rivers and lakes. He’d yell “shark!” I’d go along and ask if sharks were really in there.

I didn’t believe it when told they were…

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That sounds like it needs a bath

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Here’s an image that may come to mind when you hear the phrase, dirty soda. Dirty soda doesn’t look like this, of course. It’s not literal.

Nope, it’s a festive, galaxy-like drink. The “dirty” is a mix of ingredients added to soda — cream, flavored syrups, and fruit juices.

The…

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But there’s so much to know now

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One of the worst ways to start your day is absorbing bad news. Many wake up, drink coffee and soak in the fresh horrors of CNN and local reports.

Before the pandemic, I didn’t keep up with the news. Negative headlines were avoided. I figured I would find out if…

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Nadja Scarlett

Nadja Scarlett

“Witchy, not wicked” | Hodgepodge of stories from fiction to nonfiction, and ALOT in between. With a mix of quirky for extra fun!