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Rain … Hooray!

Back from a great visit to HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew.  It was so warm at the lake on Friday when we were pulling the dock in that yours truly actually went swimming!  Not for long, mind you … but it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Independence Day

I’ve never been real big on the 4th of July, truth be told.  The Civil War was more my thing.  Internecine warfare was, after all, what we cut our teeth on.  Hard to get it out of your system, once … Continue reading

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JordanCornblog at Play

Listening to Neko Case this morning as I write … a new favorite whose music and lyrics are kinda hard to categorize (for me at any rate).  She’s from Vermont .. and “haunting” is the main word that comes to … Continue reading

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Canterbury Bird Visitation Presages All Avian Superbowl

It’s gotta be Ravens-Eagles – obviously.  The universe has spoken! Yesterday the dogs brought home a big, wild turkey carcass.  Willie did the heavy lifting, I’m sure – and Ruby probably took over once he had it out of the … Continue reading

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The Dogs of March

First, with apologies to T.S. Eliot, I must disagree with his assertion that APRIL is the cruellest month.  Here in NH, March takes the cake.  Second, with thanks to Ernest Hebert, I have to say that it wasn’t until I read his … Continue reading

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It's Tuesday, and This is NOT About the NH Primary

Yesterday I put on my snowshoes and took the dogs out into the woods near our house in New Hampshire.  The snow has to be about two feet deep, even as it thaws and gets more compact.  It’s a little … Continue reading

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