Strawberry shortcake

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups strawberries, hulled and sliced 4 tbsp. sugar 4 eggs 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 tsp. vanilla 1 cup whole milk (3/4 cup 2% milk and 1/4 half-and-half work great as a substitute) 1/4 cup unsalted butter 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. …

Deadman’s slap

#Deadman’s slap I once was on an elevator in a hospital and a deadman’s hand slapped me on the ass. He wasn’t strapped into the death cart properly and the elevator bumped and his hand had fallen out and hit me on the ass. (The death cart is a cart …

Broken Butt

#Broken Butt On a snowy and icy day while going down the back office stairs I slipped on ice and hit my butt on every metal step on the way down. Hit the landing so hard my shoes flew up and went down the next set of steps. I jumped …

Life’s Paths

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Lost

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The Volcano God

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Loss

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