Monthly Archives: October 2013

barometers drop like leaves: a moment

“Would to God these blessed calms would last. But the mingled, mingling threads of life are woven by warp and woof: calms crossed by storms, a storm for every calm.” Moby Dick p570 Ch 114 The Gilder A storm was coming and my partner D____ and I hastened to Beer for a snuggled weekend to […]

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‘a calm sea never made a good sailor’

Remember that you’re on my side? Even if I may have crossed a line. I’ve been irritated into a state of volcano bubbles – almost too¬†agitated to blog. I’m OK now. Just a blip. Yes there are sides. There are hundreds of sides, hundreds of footsteps through the threshold of the home and the past […]

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do your work like you have a thousand years, or ten minutes

It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.(1984 George Orwell) I may be in a funk. I’m wondering to myself how I feel about this year…But then who doesn’t find themselves facing an existential dilemma every Friday afternoon? This week I¬† spent a few days of warm sun in […]

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