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Diaries published: 39 (66 days since last diary on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 05:49 PM PST)

Comments posted: 5027 (0 days since last comment on Sat May 02, 2015 at 07:22 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 2814

Total Comment Ratings: 8409

Most Recommended Diary: Today I am a Widow, 621 comments, 1058 recommends

People Following Lorikeet: 72

Lorikeet's Most Recent Diaries:

On Monday I wrote a diary Two wasted hours with the phone company and the joke's on me. (Quick recap--I wanted a cheaper plan and they decided to switch my landline to Uverse VoiP without explaining ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 53 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 05:49 PM PST with 25 Recommends
I'm not really a luddite, but I am hanging on to my old phone--you know, the one with the wire that plugs into the wall and works when the power is out. Yes, I also have a cell phone, but I'm not ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 09:34 AM PST with 45 Recommends
Last year around this time I wrote a diary for the Grieving Room on my husband's birthday. Since he died just a couple weeks after that, his birthday and death day go together in my mind. So it's ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2014 at 05:01 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
I was first introduced to the film in progress, "The Brainwashing of My Dad" by Zwoof's October 2, 2013 diary Watch this documentary trailer: The Brainwashing of my Dad and later Leslie Salzillo's ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 08:47 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Some of you are familiar with my story from last July 6, when my husband died suddenly . He was very happy that he had made it to 75. Little did we know that he would die a couple weeks later. It's ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 42 comments on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 05:01 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
I went to NN13 in San Jose because I live relatively close by, and because somehow I got caught up in some NN13 fever in a "New Day" diary some time a few months back. It was my first, and I'm glad ...
by Lorikeet
Comment Count 191 comments on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 10:45 PM PDT with 156 Recommends

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