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Tension

Beltane and the Corona Lunacy II Thursday gratefuls: Living in interesting times. Rain in the forecast. Kate’s reading the Talmud, too. Breakfast on zoom with Alan this morning. The fifth covenant. Ode’s starry night, which showed up this morning. The dogs pushing me to get outta bed, come on Dad. Kate poking me. Good sleep. […]

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The Daily Show

Beltane and the Corona Lunacy II Wednesday gratefuls: Trash pickup. (just remembered I have to take out the trash. A double bagger today.) A salmon, corn, wilted veggies and mango meal last night. Seoah. Kate working through Mt. Evans and Option Care to solve her feeding tube issues. She has a new pump! The Clan […]

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“Are You Stupid?”

Beltane and the Corona Lunacy II Tuesday gratefuls: Kate. Just because. Rain yesterday. Hoping for more to drive that wildfire danger back down to low. Mark and Elizabeth are ok. Progress on loft reorganization. New workout (old one being recycled). A wet, not so hot week ahead. Lupron. Driving me down while helping me heal. […]

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Up, down

Beltane and the Corona Lunacy II Thursday gratefuls: Kate’s slowly healing fingers. The bowl hot pads she’s making. Finding her in her sewing room. Yeah! Yeah! Seoah’s concern about what happens to us when she leaves. Rigel’s blood work. Good except for slightly elevated creatinine. Getting some of my workout in yesterday. New floods for […]

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The Unmasked

Beltane and Corona Lunacy II Wednesday gratefuls: Rigel’s recovery from dental work. Seoah’s kind heart. All my friends and family who have avoided Covid. So far. The people who believe in Trump. Those of us who don’t, won’t, can’t. Angkor Wat. Bayon. Ta Phrom. Mary and her Singapore. Mark and his Riyadh. Diane and her […]

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Slow to Wake

Spring and Corona Lunacy II Monday gratefuls: Sweet potato pizza. No, really. Seoah found it on a Korean youtube cooking channel. Kate’s good days. Sleep. Lots of it. Bernard Cornwall and the TV adaptation of his Saxon novels: The Last Kingdom. The blue sky. The sun. Black Mountain. Cogency. Sleep. Until 6:45. Usually up at […]

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Pulling Up the Drawbridge

Spring and the Corona Lunacy II Sunday gratefuls: The Pho shop in Evergreen. The “essential” liquor store that had Kate’s white wine. A new comforter to replace the one bleeding feathers thanks to Rigel’s nails. Kate’s good days. Her sewing yesterday. A week of workouts. Blue skies looking at you. Clear roads. Family. The greening […]

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Now and Not Yet

Spring and Corona Lunacy II Saturday gratefuls: Zoom, bytes into friends and family. Cool air. Kep and Rigel letting me sleep. Seoah’s pork and sweet potato noodles. Reorganizing the loft. Echoes of Peace. The Last Kingdom, Bernard Cornwall’s novels into TV, a real game of thrones. History. Mitochondrial Eve. Out of Africa, my DNA clan […]

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Echoes of Peace

Spring and the Corona Lunacy II Buddy Scott Simpson found this in Judson Baptist’s newsletter. (Minneapolis) Echoes of Peace This song was inspired by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and all the tribes, nations, people coming together in North Dakota to protect the water and halt the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. More about […]

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Ch…Ch…Changes

Spring and the Corona Lunacy Wednesday gratefuls: Seoah’s Korean shrimp pancakes. Seeing the Clan all together: Good morning, good afternoon, good night. Kabbalah class this am. Braiding Sweetgrass for more notes on becoming native to this place. Reading Jennie’s Dead. Liking it. Kate making masks. A potato mask this time. Much less leakage. Georgia leads […]

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