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It’s November!

November has arrived in Washington DC. No doubt, the mid-Atlantic region, where I am, is in full autumn mode. During my run this morning, yard Halloween props from the night before still visible.  But what more impressionable and caught my … Continue reading

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Ant Battle

  Small the little critters, their presence looms large. Particularly, them indoor is a threat to my inner sanctum. I don’t share well; not with the ants, and definitely not indoor. Their sighting in the kitchen, check; bathroom, double check. … Continue reading

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To Nap Or Not To Nap

  A gentle breeze snuck in through the open window soothes my agitated mind and instantly relaxes my tensed posture. It washes over me like a receding tide taking with it any pent-up anxiety. It’s high noon. The sunlight in … Continue reading

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Midsummer Observations

  Wind is kicking up again. Sweeping the debris clean off the street and into the gutters. Sure enough, thunderous rumblings soon follow the wind-swept noises. And a midsummer thunderstorm ensues. Like clockwork, moisture evaporated throughout the day by the … Continue reading

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Winter Escape?

  It’s nineteen degree (Fahrenheit) outside in Washington DC. And today’s high (28) will stay well below freezing. Not sure if it is the coldest day of the year, but certainly feels that way. And yes, the snow is coming … Continue reading

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I Am Waiting

It is two days to Thanksgiving. An anxious feeling is inside of me. What am I waiting for? – a turkey to be cooked? – a get together with family or friends? – a big sale on the Black Friday? … Continue reading

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Raining Day Thoughts

  It’s raining. All day. When I was in Seattle, a couple weeks ago the weather was sunny.  But it’s raining here. When I was in Charleston a few hours ago the weather was dark and gray. But it’s raining … Continue reading

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Lessons On Old Textbooks

  Some of my school textbooks could kill. They are big, bulky, and weigh a ton like bricks. If I were to throw them, liable to kill somebody. But the odd thing is, the more bulky (and expensive) they are, … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 1 Aug 2021

Say hello to August.  With all the record hot temperatures we’ve been having (in the Norther Hemisphere), I hope the hottest day is behind us already.  A cooler temperature may lessen the wildfires on the west, and for me, offers … Continue reading

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Simply Drifting

  I sit and drift with my mind in and out. Gentle breeze from my open window soothes my body and soul carrying my thoughts to nowhere. My mind wonders carefreely, watching the moments go by no quarrel with thing … Continue reading

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