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Just a little celebration!

We are having a little celebration today in our little house in the woods. After fourteen weeks–three long months–we are finally FINALLY done cutting our firewood this year! Heaving an absolute sigh of utter relief…

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The fullness of life: salsa, MRI, corn, spider, woodpile, bee

Isn’t life grand? I love life. No matter what the TV or radio or national news says.  No matter how many pessimists announce that the world is going to hell in a handbasket. I think our life is a magnificent … Continue reading

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Eulogy

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Life is a bowl of cherries and won’t you celebrate with me today?

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Whole lotta fiddlin’ and guitar and hammer dulcimer and accordion goin’ on

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Here today; gone tomorrow

 In a small town, everybody knows everybody.  OK, that’s not true.  We don’t know everybody.  But you know that so-and-so is related to so-and-so, and that everyone is connected and interconnected in hundreds of ways. You don’t dare scowl about … Continue reading

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Celebrating Bertha’s 60th birthday in Marquette–and doing yoga in a Starbucks

As some of you know from my other blog and Facebook, I’m in Marquette now.  In a coffee shop.  My friend, Bertha, and I are on our annual overnight trip to the city.  This year we’re celebrating her 60th birthday!  … Continue reading

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No perfect moons allowed!

People, people!  All of us with our cameras trekking out into the night attempting to photograph the PERFECT super-moon.  All of us trying to find the right f-stops and apertures and ISO’s and support for our shaky cameras. So many of … Continue reading

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Blog Party! You’re all invited!

I am going to host a virtual blog party today.  Yes.  The decision has just been made.  (I had another blog all written–a totally different blog–but woke up in a celebratory mood and, well, you know, celebratory moods always need … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, dear Mom!

It’s such a delight to spend my mother’s 78th birthday with her. We walked again this morning through the Bird Sanctuary on Fort Myers Beach, Florida.  We saw something special–a birthday gift for my mother.  I shall show you tomorrow. … Continue reading

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