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Downsize?

Winter and the Future Moon Monday gratefuls: Ruth and Jon skiing. Gabe peeling potatoes. Kate getting Murdoch upstairs. The picker at King Sooper. Having Sunday free of workout. Cleaning off my table. Organizing and preserving my paintings. Kate paying the bills. Ruth. Murdoch. My paintings. Whoa. Like my novels and my blog. I’ve done, I […]

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Wobbly

Summer and the Radiation Moon Something’s making me wobble. I thought it was a too eager use of bowel prep. When I got back from picking up our groceries, I came in the door with three plastic bags in hand, rushed past Kate, “I think I’m going to be sick.” I retched. Then, went to […]

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Ikigai

Beltane Cancer Moon It’s been this kind of May. And it looks as if June will be cooler and wet, too, according to Weather5280. Good news for us, not so much for those lower down when the huge snowpack starts to melt. Got further along on print Ancientrails. Am now in late 2017, quite a […]

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Tajikistani Comfort

Winter                                                                Waxing Moon Quick geopolitical quiz. Where is Tajikistan? No googling, no globe, no world map. Where is it? If you know, you get the sister city of Boulder appellation, Friend of Dushanbe. Friend of what? Oh, you didn’t know that Dushanbe is the capital of Tajikistan? No, we’re not revoking your nametag. Not only […]

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Book of Life, Black Holes

Summer                                                                    Woolly Mammoth Moon Yesterday was a big day. Up early to write, workout. Lunch with Alan Rubin to start planning for the 6th and 7th grade religious school at Beth Evergreen. Home for a fitful nap. Left at 5:30 pm with Ruth for Boulder. We had a reservation at Japango on the Pearl Street […]

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One meeting, one moment

Beltane                                                                                    Sumi-e Moon My presentation on time falls under the sumi-e moon and I plan to use sumi-e. I’m taking my brushes, ink, ink stones, red ink pad, Kraft paper, and rice paper. As well as my hourglasses. I will do Shakespeare’s soliloquy from Macbeth as a counter point. Each person will first practice an […]

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This, That

Beltane                                                                        Rushing Waters Moon So. Because physics. No black tea up here, at least not at a proper temperature. Thanks […]

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A Graphic Problem

Beltane                                                                        Rushing Waters Moon Gong fu cha requires specific temperatures for different sorts of tea. Black teas like pu’er, lapsang souchong, […]

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Ichi-go ichi-e Once in a lifetime

Beltane                                                                                   Rushing Waters Moon Fog this morning over Black Mountain. It comes in and […]

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Gong Fu Cha

Spring                                                                        New (Rushing Waters) Moon Friend Bill Schmidt knows me well. A while back he noted I’d not yet written […]

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