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And the big middle finger goes to …

So, I read happily that as a voting populace we came to our senses just in the nick of time and voted Jennifer Grey the winner on Dancing With the Stars.  Not that I actually watch the show (and no, … Continue reading

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RIP Alex

It’s time for an animal update from Canterbury.  Yesterday we said good-bye to Alex, our beloved 14-year old sheep.  (Pokey and Scout, the “babies” are still alive and well, although missing their companion.) Alex died peacefully and was buried near … Continue reading

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WPS Draft Day

But first, a poem – because any collection of words that includes the phrase “the high arc of midsummer” deserves to be repeated today.  (As pretty much always, this is from The Writers Almanac): First Cutting by Susie Patlove (from … Continue reading

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