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Nostalgia is a tempting mind-space to use as an escape that I also often use as a prompt to write. The fact of the matter is that nostalgia is an indulgence–an unwise one at that. One cannot live effectively in … Continue reading

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The wintry wind rattled the awning, which startled me for an instant. I then adjusted the heating pad slightly higher, snuggled deeper into my favorite chair, and resumed daydreaming. Life is enhanced with a judicious share of torpor. Torpor, in … Continue reading

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