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Hens In Hurricanes

This summer's been like a gas explosion: intensely hot, dazzlingly brief.

I can't believe it's almost over. Seems like only yesterday when everybody's kids were just out of school, and now they're back in. August used to drag by, once upon a time, with nothing to take people's minds off hurricane season. Now there  Read More 
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Good News, Anybody?

Dammit, there must be some good news on some front out there somewhere. I keep searching for it. Today's Google headlines feature a Florida teen whose arm was bitten off by an alligator, British scientists confirming climate change (and not for the better) and stats revealing that sitting for more than three hours a day can shorten your life (hmm...about how  Read More 
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Anything could've happened last night. A whole lot probably did. But I know about none of it.


It occurs to me that blogging over morning coffee without checking any news sites first is to out myself as the temporary ignoramus I totally am, but then I recall that I'm not Ann Curry or  Read More 
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Music in The Parking Lot

It's a balmy Sunday, I'm out in my back yard, the Saints won their playoff game last night vs. the Detroit Lions, cat Maggie is stalking (but not catching, thank God) a squirrel, and the Lone Trumpeter is loudly going at it somewhere behind the church.

I just love the  Read More 
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Celebrating Not-Yet Day

I woke up at 2 A.M. on Monday morning smelling smoke, which is never a good thing. Smoke detectors were all silent, but still. It's not like you can just roll over and go back to sleep. I got up, checked the house, then opened the front door onto a hazy and empty street.  Read More 
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