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On the Path

Winter                                                                Moon of the Long Nights Winter break continues. The identity crisis has passed as I knew it would. The crisis focused on my passive choices, taking the path of least resistance after college and I did do that, giving up my intentionality about career to a socialization experience with clergy-focused fellow students. But. Within […]

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What Was I Thinking?

Samain (last day for this year)                   Long Nights Moon I’m having a crisis of sorts, it will pass and life will return to normal, probably later today, but right now I’m having an identity crisis. Remember those? Here’s a Psychology Today article about identity. As I took the short quiz at the bottom, I had […]

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And life goes on, in endless song

Samain                                                                  Bare Aspen Moon Finished chapter 1 in the Hebrew text, about half way through chapter 2. My plan is to keep working on the chapters until I’ve finished. The Hebrew class itself is a bit chaotic, lots of great information, but they’re teaching Aleph and Bet, beginners and next level, together. I’m out to […]

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Sarcopenia is a bitch

Samain                                                                           Bare Aspen Moon Trying out another browser, Firefox Quantum. Changing browsers is a hassle, but the benefits of […]

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The Journey So Far

Fall                                                                                       Harvest Moon Because we began our married life together in Rome, Italian […]

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Metaphor? Of course.

Fall                                                                               Harvest Moon The tree of life, the tree of immortality guarded by the angel with the […]

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Third Phase Thoughts. Again.

Fall                                                              Harvest Moon We had a soaking, all day rain yesterday. Very humid east, not so much arid west. Temperatures were cool during the day […]

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Sine Me Up

Lughnasa                                                                Eclipse Moon OK. Cataracts. The good news. Stable and not too bad. Bad news. The same. Sigh. Had a nightmare last night. Not […]

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Off the Road

Lughnasa                                                                          Eclipse Moon This old body doesn’t bounce back like it used to. Driving 13 hours from Idaho to […]

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For Tom

Lughnasa                                                                    Kate’s Moon This is an overdue shoutout to my good friend, Tom Byfield. So sorry to hear about your stroke, Tom. […]

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