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Walking in the Woods at Night

Coming home from work on an icy Tuesday evening, it’s so tempting to change into jammies and grab a book and a warm cup of tea. The darkness looks daunting and always, it holds the unknown. Yup, nearly every night … Continue reading

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Home Again

So it’s November 23, 2010 and I’m home again after a really nice visit with HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew (and an extra special visit from my Kindle buddy … a.k.a. wannabes), as well as a brief span of quiet time up … Continue reading

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First Morning at the Lake

So, I’m up at the lake this morning, having driven over yesterday. It’s very strange being here without Willie, and I find myself thinking of him often. Oddly enough, when I went out to the lake yesterday, first thing, I … Continue reading

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Sunrise, Sunset

Here’s the far shore of the lake on Sunday morning. There’s the little abandoned Catholic Church looking downright numinous in the morning light! And then here’s CharlieHopbrew, watching the same sun sink in the west … all bundled up and … Continue reading

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In the Woods

Why does the dark wind sound so different when it’s coming off of a lake?  At once closer and like it’s come from miles, decades, centuries away … from the timeless place where the wind has its beginning. Or is … Continue reading

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Shelby Lynne Kicks Ass!

Went to see Shelby Lynne at Tupelo on Friday night and all I can say is .. loved her before … love her still. Maybe even more, as she’s now broken some shackles and started her own label.  It’s called … Continue reading

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Day and Night

While out for a quick morning run today I found myself thinking about how profoundly we must all be affected by the basic diurnal rhythm that marks our lives.  Day and night, day and night, day and night. How does … Continue reading

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Seein' Things at Night

I’ve been exploring childhood memories off and on for years now.  Lately I find that they are more accessible, and more vivid, as I am incresingly able to relax and just let what’s “in there” bubble up.  Why that is … Continue reading

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All Hallows' Eve

All Hallows’ Eve is almost upon us.  On this night, as tradition tells, the veil between life and death is at its thinnest.  Now THERE’S something to ponder as the afternoon of October 29 wends toward nightfall.  I watch as … Continue reading

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