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Back to school.

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I am going to be starting classes again on Thursday. I miss classes and learning at Tyler college even when it IS a summer holiday.  When your a little kid you can’t wait for a three day weekend, Winter Break, or summer time.  However, when you get older you can’t wait to have the privilege of learning and advancing your career.  Funny how the punishments of youth become the treats of adulthood.  Saying “go to bed early”, “you get extra vegetables”, and “you have to go to three more classes” seems like a joy as you get older as it all made you sad as a kid.


No pay.

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Facebook Post of the Week:

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers out there, the job you work 24-7, all your life, for no money pay at all. Love is the better pay.

4 You, Christopher Colton Ingersoll, Chris Rosenbaum and Jane Perez

In a culture that puts a dollar value on everything, it is important to remember some of the best jobs don’t pay at all. And happy mother’s day to all you Mr. Moms too, I respect your work as well. As a single mom I have had to be both mom and dad to my daughter. Which is extra hard because my mother’s father died in WWII when she was a kid, and my father was killed in the Army due to war too, so I have had very few examples to go on for parents. It is that much more amazing that my daughter is in honors classes, and made all A and B grades this year in school.
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Still a stop on tour.

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Funny Facebook Post of the Week

The show was good, but almost no one showed up…Architect / Worms of the Earth.

3 You, Jane Perez and Rivers Ashton Frost

Andrea E. Menzies If Daniel Myer were playing in downtown LA, New York, or Austin, TX I would be worried it would be a sold out show. But not here in Richmond land. It was like 30 people tops. In Texas when Assemblage 23 played the fire marshal had to kick people out because they overbooked the show so badly people could not breath.
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Andrea E. Menzies Oh well at least we were still a stop on the tour, and the tickets were cheap.
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Special Promo Note to Texas Travel Fans, From the Assemblage 23 webpage: “Assemblage 23 Added to Convergence Line-up
I am happy to announce that Assemblage 23 has been added as a headliner to the 23rd edition of Convergence, the longest running gothic convention in the US. The con will be held in Dallas, TX this year on May 19-22. We are still working on securing the venue, so we’ll announce that when all is finalized. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.”


The First.

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Funny Facebook Post of the Week

Alexandria at her First Communiton at Saint Edwards.

Andrea E. Menzies at Chesterfield County, Virginia.
April 23 at 11:03pm · Instagram ·
My daughter Alexandria Menzies had her First Communion at Saint Edwards this week. with Alexandria Menzies and EAnne E Anne Brockett
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7 Jane Perez, Ada Gaden and 5 others

Ada Gaden She totally looks like you. Congrats on the sacrament!
Like · Reply · April 24 at 3:10pm

Andrea E. Menzies Oh wow, thanks! Yea she looks more and more like me as she gets older.
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Lift up your hearts.

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Funny Facebook Moment of the Week.

The love you like an animal joke never gets old on Valentines.

Andrea E. Menzies But the KMFDM loving you again part is pretty funny too.
Chris Dreher Ministry FTW

Gym updates.

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I started the Alli diet plan with diet cooking book and pills on November 15th. Here is my latest update: Poedaughter7 lost 1 lb since her last weigh-in! Poedaughter7’s lost 10.8 lbs so far. Poedaughter7 3 minutes ago has logged in for 20 days in a row! At the second month it started giving me about a pound of weight loss per week. Using a low fat non oil cooker, the low fat cook book, and the pills has gotten results when going to the gym alone has NOT been working. I had been going to Gold’s gym, and around the block jogging, working out 2 hours a day 5 days a week, and getting no results since 2014.


Cat in water.

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Facebook moment of the week:

Going to Petersburg or Fort Lee is a big NOPE for me. I do not accidentally avoid these places like the plague.

4You, Stacey LadyZen Gamboa, Jeff Roll and E Anne Brockett

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Andrea E. Menzies There is NO changing my thinking on this issue. I gave them a chance and they failed ultra-bitterly to be halfway civil. You are more likely to get a cat into water.

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Andrea E. Menzies On a related note I have mace and knives I keep for self defense in my purse. Anyone trying to drag me to the Petersburg or Fort Lee area will be sliced in the eye. There are strange stories that I liked living there and dealing with military people.  I completely hated it with every ounce of my soul, and I am fully sick of getting email about it at this point.

 


Long list.

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My local Facebook feed in the Virginia and DC area is a long list of people who got taken to jail in the DC protests. I’m sort of shocked at how much the main stream media is not reporting the fires, mace in the face of women, small children, and mass arrests of people.  People marching are not “a little angry at Trump” they are in full anger mode. The police are not “simply watching” the protest in an objective way.  Workers for Trump are doing a mass shut down of programs to help stop violence against women.

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Well Behaved Women

Watching on Netflix the Frida Kahlo movie with Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas this week. The cover talks about her controversial political and sexual reputation in that she was a communist and openly bisexual.  Yet museums don’t avoid her artwork at all, and Netflix has about 12 full PBS specials on her.  Laurel Thatcher Ulrich once said the popular phrase “Well behaved women seldom make history.” Kahlo was high on the list of examples to that rule.

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Andrea E. Menzies

Andrea E. Menzies From a time when art was given REAL value.

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Love me some dance.

Congratz to Rogue and Crew of the Cruxshadows…

Congratulations to Rogue and crew on the Cruxshadows reaching number 1 on the Deutsch Alternative Charts!

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Andrea E. Menzies I love me some Cruxshadows to dance to.

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