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Cerulean Seasons

The Fog

The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves ...

No Fair! Podcast

I got a huge kick out of the first segment of This American Life about a pre-school class where tattling ...

Colorful San Antonio

I spent most of Thursday last week at the Daughters of the Republic of Texas library in downtown San Antonio. ...

Doing Versus Spewing

While hiking the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder, Colorado last March, I picked up a copy of You are a Badass, a ...

Vernie

I always think of Vernie, a nextdoor neighbor lady, when I think back to forms of generosity in my youth. ...

Take Revlon to Bed?

I spent the last years of my educational career in Austin working as director for a law/humanities magnet school on ...

Drifting #31

A loss is hard at any time, but at sixty three, I never thought about your dying. If I had ...

Vehicular Move-aside

I’ve been having issues with vehicles lately. Not sure why. Maybe it’s age. Not the kind of issues where my ...

Jello Walls and I Tunes Cards

A curse settled upon the ladies associated with the Jello brand gelatin dynasty of the early 1950’s. This is what ...

What Happened to Tuesday?

The last things I remember are leaving the hotel on Monday around 5 p.m., arriving at the airport and going ...

Kaua’i

Our final stop this vacation is the gorgeous island of flowers: Kaua’i. Our friends, Natalie and Patrick, surprised us with ...

Braving the Unknown

Thinking about our ancestral heritage, I am struck by the thought of people connected to me, my family, having the ...