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When I pulled around to the small parking area behind my apartment complex this evening, there was a woman messing around with some pieces of cardboard. I don't know if I've seen her there before, ...
by LeanneB
Comment Count 394 comments on Tue Jan 12, 2010 at 05:10 PM PST with 643 Recommends
Do you find yourself tired of DailyKos lately? Are you sick of the pie fights, the meta wars, the HR abuse, the endless Rox vs. Sux conflict, and all the different packs, cliques, and factions? Do ...
by FogCityJohn
Comment Count 184 comments on Sat Sep 07, 2013 at 05:39 PM PDT with 222 Recommends
Hey, that rhymed! :) I wanted to reach out to this community on behalf of a good friend of mine. Dkos has been unfailingly kind to me when I was having trouble in the past, and it would be cool to ...
by Colorado is the Shiznit
Comment Count 179 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 10:18 AM PST with 180 Recommends
Previous generations forged by extreme hardship and long and bloody wars created some of the most progressive legislation to protect everyone from extreme poverty, disease and hunger. The previous ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 131 comments on Sat Oct 12, 2013 at 11:17 PM PDT with 170 Recommends
Welcome, New Users, to Daily Kos, from your host, smileycreek. This Diary is intended to help you orient yourself to the site and ask questions about how to use it. Below the orange gnocchi-doodle ...
by smileycreek
Comment Count 192 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
Good evening, everyone! As involved members of our community, you will understand the importance of the Community Quilt Project, conducted by Sara R and her sister, winglion. I have followed this ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 285 comments on Wed May 09, 2012 at 07:00 PM PDT with 107 Recommends
Miracles are spontaneous, they cannot be summoned, but come of themselves.
by MsGrin
Comment Count 52 comments on Mon Jun 13, 2011 at 05:30 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
In mid-February, FloridaSNMOM posted an appeal on behalf of our longtime sister Kossack, snoopydawg. That diary did have some success, raising $500 for which snoopydawg is extremely grateful. Her ...
by peregrine kate
Comment Count 53 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2015 at 04:24 PM PST with 59 Recommends
This is not a political diary. I have to tell a story, and then I'm going to ask for a little generosity. I can't think of a better way to set it up than that. More over the fold.
by RenaRF
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Dec 12, 2010 at 11:32 AM PST with 59 Recommends
In 2007 I wrote a diary about a four year old boy who was killed by his father. Ja’Veion Mayes was jerked by his father in the bathroom, according to his father�
by BeninSC
Comment Count 57 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Thank you. B. Virdot! B. Virdot?! I didn’t know the name, either, when I awakened this am. I had planned a Thanksgiving Day diary on a recent incident which gave me inspiration. I am nothing ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Nov 25, 2010 at 06:59 PM PST with 38 Recommends
A few days ago I wrote a diary titled A Plea for Help as my family and I were drowning financially and were about to lose our car, not have food to eat, have our utilities cut off and have no way to ...
by racheltracks
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jul 22, 2012 at 01:17 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Bear with me. I am going to share 3 paragraphs, and then explain. In the midst of this grim summer, my faith in humanity has been restored by the saga of Rachel Beckwith. She could ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Aug 11, 2011 at 04:07 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Our now three-legged cat came home just before Noon yesterday. We have her in a downstairs room. After several times when she hid behind bookcases where we could not reach her, I emptied the ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 05:03 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
irishwitch and her hubby, Packhorse (aka Ben) are moving from Georgia to New England. It's been a rough year for them. They lost their house and had to move in with Ben's mother. It has not been ...
by Gwennedd
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Mar 17, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
I am humbled by the dedication and hard work of volunteers, the graciousness of voters who've been pestered many times, the generosity of those who bring food and treats to share. The last four ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 05:35 PM PST with 27 Recommends
...and the "poverty line" is higher than we're led to believe. The official poverty line isn't accurate. Far more of us are poor, through no fault of our own, than we're led to believe. I read ...
by altruista
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2008 at 07:17 AM PST with 27 Recommends
....and that line isn't what the government tells you it is. Those of us living it know where it is. Once you've fallen below it, you don't need the government to tell you you're there. Nothing ...
by altruista
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2008 at 04:23 PM PST with 25 Recommends
i've got 16 priority mail packages packed and ready to mail - postage paid and all that they need are tape! YAY... there are still orders near completion - picking up the necessary silver beads to ...
by edrie
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 03:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
His column today is titled A Lesson Before Dying and I am quite sure he is aware of the book of that title. There is little one can add to his words, but allow me to think aloud a bit, but only ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Dec 07, 2013 at 01:39 PM PST with 23 Recommends