summer saturday

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summer saturday

Sometimes I forget it is summer, until we do something silly like head to the beach at 3 pm on a Saturday. Then I remember. The hordes. People everywhere. ┬áParking lots jammed. We eventually find a spot and join the throngs walking down the allotted pedestrian access. STAY ON SIDEWALK. NO TRESPASSING. A white sedan […]

reasonable doubt

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reasonable doubt

For the past two days, I’ve had to pretend to be a grown up. It has been an interesting change of pace. I got called for jury duty. On the one hand: boring. On the other hand: the defined structure is somewhat comforting. Not in a justice sense – I think our judicial system is […]

singing

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singing

I have missed more than a few days of my “blogeverydamnday” goal. But I have been thinking about writing. That is, when I’ve been able to think. On Sunday I went to a singing bowls healing at my yoga school. Seven large quartz bowls were played. Chusang Rinpoche chanted during the beginning. A violinist played […]

forever blue

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forever blue

I have a thing for blue. Turquoise blue, specifically, but I gravitate towards all shades of blue and green. Red? Oh, hell no. Maroon? Occasionally. But only because people tell me it is a good color on me, and because I have some weird reservation about being myself all the time. Better to wear what […]

flighty

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There are a lot of birds where we live. I don’t really know their names, but I’ve come to recognize their calls. They seems to relocate within the neighborhood every few weeks. For awhile the screeching jays will be right outside our bedroom window, freaking out at 5 am. Then it will be relatively silent […]