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Slices of life…Or, Pie in word form.

Facebook informed me many moons ago that it had been 10 weeks since I had been “Active.” I couldn’t decide if it was a warning or a congratulatory note. In any case, I have reaffirmed my social media and blog … Continue reading

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It’s 11 o’clock here in the north and the sun is past the yardarm

My builders are gone. Phase one of Morning Street:The House! has ended. How many phases–we do not know. But this old house, built in 1894, was in neglect. Every home, like the beings who populate them, needs renovation once in … Continue reading

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Dream Job: Travel Writer

As far as writing jobs go, I think travel writer has to be near the top. Expenses paid of course. There aren’t too many travel writers sent to city council meetings, local dairy farms, or to Girl Scout Jamborees for … Continue reading

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Second chances

Because I have a son living in the Northwest U.S. I’ve had an opportunity to acquaint myself with Puget Sound Native Americans, known as Salish Peoples. While the names of the individual tribes don’t easily roll off my European-tradition-tongue (Suquamish, Snoqualmie, Puyallup), … Continue reading

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Atrophy, but in a good way

I have been an incurable gym rat for much of my life. During my high school days, I was part of a small but devout gang who walked the tracks from school to East Weymouth and ultimately Lady Diana’s “spa.” … Continue reading

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