11/27/13 Vacation

Vacation By Sara Gamachu Wednesday, November 27, 2013 What comes to mind when you hear the word vacation? Do you see a beachside resort with you sitting in a chair with a tropical drink by your side? How about walking down the street and peeking into different stores in the neighborhood? I used to dream…More

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11/22/13

Dream a Little Dream By Sara Gamachu Friday, November 22, 2013 When I was married (and even when I was single,) I used to watch talk shows, reality shows, and anything that could keep my mind off my ordinary life.  One of my favorite was the Ellen Show, Oprah Winfrey show, and Extreme Makeover Home…More

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EFL

EFL (English First Language) By Sara Gamachu Friday, November 22, 2013 As a child of immigrants, the first language I could speak was English.  30 years and several jobs later someone innocently asked me if I was ESL because my name was hard to pronounce.  No I shook my head and told the customer (who…More

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Final NaBloPoMo Entry

Never Belonged By Sara Gamachu Friday, November 22, 2013 I have always felt like I did not belong.  I could not fit in to any group as a kid.  People (in my personal and professional life) would be afraid that I would do something stupid or not correctly.  It has taken me 3 decades and…More

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Day 15 of NaBloPoMo: Courage

Courage. You usually don’t hear that word a lot. For me it means standing up even when everybody is sitting. When I was young I learned to give the finger to someone on a dare. In junior high I was the kid who couldn’t tell a lie (“Yes he did do that”.). It wasn’t until…More

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