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Jorge

Jorge watched me get ready to prepare coffee in the French press. As I added dark roast beans to the electric grinder, my friend asked me to add a few more because he craved extra caffeine. I also ran the … Continue reading

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Feeling Ambivalent

A large, grey-brown spider distracted me from reading yesterday afternoon after her downward movement appeared in my peripheral vision. I immediately wondered why a basement spider was building a web in the living room. In all the years spent in … Continue reading

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Friends And Enemies

“It is a man’s own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.”–Gautama Buddha The above quote was block printed on a large “Post It Note” that I found inside my old address book in the … Continue reading

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Friendship

One of my Facebook friends put this question to his fellow Facebook friends: “Are Facebook Friends real friends?” The few people who commented didn’t dodge the issue. A couple of them said that too many Facebook Friends are only numbers … Continue reading

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On Friendship Day

Some of our holidays commemorate controversial events or people, that’s just the way things are. There are at least a few unofficial holidays that I believe should be official and hold a much more prominent place on our calendars. Foremost … Continue reading

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A Few Of The Pets I Know

My friend Dee says that I’m her pets’ uncle. She has two dogs and two cats, so what species of animal does that make me?  I’m happy enough as a member of homo sapiens and prefer just to be a … Continue reading

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Basket Cases …Floral Friday

One of my regular readers made a helpful suggestion last week.  She wrote to me to say she needed some ideas for flowers arranged in baskets.  I was glad that Clarinda mentioned that kind of container.  It gave me the … Continue reading

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