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Shana Tova!

Lughnasa and the Michaelmas Moon Tuesday gratefuls: CBE. Rosh Hashanah. Yom Kippur. The Book of Life. Rabbi Jamie. As I read recently, an elegiac September. Ruth. Kate, her first Jewish New Year in the Other World. Peak television. Microwaves. Furball … Continue reading

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Queen of my Soul

Lughnasa and the Lughnasa Moon Thursday gratefuls: Shortness of breath. Prostate cancer. Vascular disease. Post-polio syndrome. As long as I have them, I’m alive. Kate, always Kate. Rigel. The slows this morning. Kep, snuggled last night. That steak and Romaine … Continue reading

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Cowboys and Highrises

Ostara and the Ovid Moon of the Metamorphoses Tuesday gratefuls: Colorado. Snow. Guns. Boulder. Mountains. Deer. Elk. Fox. Moose. Squirrels. Dogs. Horses. Cattle. Pine Martins. Marmosets. Pika. Rattlesnakes. Ponderosa Pine. Lodgepole. Water. Rock. Sparks of joy: Bacon-Cheeseburger Meatloaf from Easy … Continue reading

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Death’s Door Opens Both Ways

Imbolc and the Megillah Moon Friday gratefuls: Vaccines. Stable lung disease. Purim. Esther. Psalms. Easy Entrees. Valentine’s Day. Duncan, Oklahoma. Watonga. Alexandria. Connersville. Muncie. Crawfordsville. Appleton. Nevis. Center City. Minneapolis. St. Paul. Andover. Conifer. Sparks of joy: Birthday coming. Inogen … Continue reading

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The Other World. My World

Imbolc and the waning Wolf Moon Monday gratefuls: Kate speaks her heart. Rigel starts eating again. The Monk Manual. Wind. And the weather it carries. Black Mountain. Maxwell Creek. Upper Bear Creek. Cub Creek. Shadow Brook. Waning crescent Moon. The … Continue reading

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Terroir

Samain and the Thanksgiving Moon Saturday gratefuls: 38 days. A full workout week. Up on weights. Resolved heart rate issues. Kate’s conversation with her sisters. Annie’s doing better. Joe and Seoah. Murdoch. Hanukkah cards from Paul and Mary. The ancient … Continue reading

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Ready?

Fall and the Moon of Radical Change Saturday gratefuls: Voted. Voting. Democracy under threat. Polls. Nate Silver: Democrat chances of winning Senate have increased. Kate’s really good day yesterday. Her reading the first half of Jennie’s Dead. Down to 2 … Continue reading

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Rats!

Fall and the RBG Moon Tuesday gratefuls: Cat scan today. A quiet day yesterday. Safeway grocery pickup. Salmon and Asparagus. A butter and brown sugar plus soy sauce topping. Yahrzeit candles for mom. Covid. Trump. Alt-Right. Climate change. Black Lives … Continue reading

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