Monthly Archives: December 2010
After fondue dinner on Christmas Eve, we clear our plates, and then we lay all our holiday cards in a circle, filling the table. Someone volunteers to number each card, and make out ballots. We take our time and walk … Continue reading
Image by lucy and her dent via Flickr Well, it is that time of year; family and friends gather to celebrate light and life and miracles. Traditions abound in December, not the least of which in my case is an … Continue reading
A bus station is where a bus stops. A train station is where a train stops. My desk is a work station.
Image by NAKANA via Flickr I learned a new word today; paraprosdokian. It is a surprise or unexpected ending of a phrase or a series. For example, the last thing I want to do is hurt you, but it’s still on … Continue reading
Image via Wikipedia A longtime dream of mine has been to experience a migration of one of the earth’s animals en route. When I see flocks of birds passing overhead, swooping and circling patterns in order to regroup and move … Continue reading