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The Week Ahead

Imbolc                                                              Valentine Moon Weather has warmed up over 40 degrees from the last few weeks and it’s still cold. That’s about where we live.  No […]

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Carbon on the Go

Winter                                                                  Seed Catalog Moon This am in the climate change mooc listening to lectures about the international policy dimensions.  Boy, there are very […]

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Accentuating the Negative

Winter                                                            Seed Catalog Moon Again the even heat is so fine.  Makes this feel like a work space instead of a commandeered backroom. Most of the […]

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On the Margins

Samhain                                                                  Winter Moon We’re in the dark period of the year, the time when the Winter Solstice stands out even among long nights […]

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Repent Or Face Damnation

Samhain                                                                      Winter Moon Samhain ends tomorrow with the arrival of the Winter Solstice.  The long fallow season following Summer’s End fades […]

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Please Help Stop This Mine

Samhain                                                           Winter Moon Today’s Star-Tribune has an excellent article by Lee Schafer, business columnist:  PolyMet mine report has a giant hole in it. An excerpt: “Late last […]

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Why I Live Here

Samhain                                                             Thanksgiving Moon I have decided, over and over again, to remain here in Minnesota.  Leaving occurs to me from time to time, more often […]

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Black Fish

Samhain                                                              Thanksgiving Moon In a way I didn’t want to watch it.  Black Fish.  I knew from the trailer that it would make me mad […]

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A Riff on Rain That Got Away From Me

Fall                                                                    Harvest Moon Rain.  Creates a hole up in the burrow and sleep, slowdown sort of feeling.  We went out for a […]

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The Everyday Wonderful

Lughnasa                                                                    Honey Moon The environmental community has a new addition, Arthur Levi Neilsen, born today.  8.5 pounds, 21.5 inches to Greg Neilsen and […]

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