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Morning

So, morning it is, and a grey one at that. It’s very grounding, for me, to begin my morning (when I have the time) with 15-minutes of pen-on-paper. The soothing scratch brings me to myself, as I settle into the … Continue reading

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Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … Continue reading

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Happy 2011 to You!

It looks to be a beautiful start to this brand spanking new year of ours. I hope it holds wonderful insights and adventures for you … along with qite a few good belly laughs.  (And I won’t trivialize these wishes … Continue reading

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Now THIS Makes Me Very Uncomfortable

I read this morning that the execrable John Bolton wants to run the country.  Aside from the fact that he is a belligerant, wrong-headed, hateful sort of a guy … is his hair not the weirdest ever?  I mean, seriously.  … Continue reading

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Check It Out …

Got a pet?  Looking for a vet? Here’s the clinic that Ruby recommends … Suncook River Vet. Asked about her recent visit there, she said, “It wasn’t so bad.” Unusually taciturn for Ruby, I admit. Most likely that’s because she … Continue reading

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Quick Sunday Update

Lovely poem from Grace Paley this morning on The Writer’s Almanac daily e-mail.  Titled “In the Bus” … a visit from a long ago child bringing an invitation … out of the blue, on a bus in Western Mass … … 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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Tracking the ALCS and Other Matters of Urgency

Keeping track of the American League championship series via Dubya’s facial expressions is, perhaps, easier than keeping score. True to form, the Yankees surged the back late in the game as the Rangers imploded, much as the Twins had before … 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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Some Good News in an Otherwise Funky Time

First off, check out this photo – I call it “The Essence of Indian Summer” – Morning Glories backed by a glowing Maple.  What could better sum up this time of year?  Well … maybe baseball fever? Here’s to Roy … Continue reading

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