Monthly Archives: February 2015

To Tanzania for lunch

George and I went to Tanzania for lunch today. The fact that I’m writing this in my own living room is your tipoff that we didn’t board a plane to get there. Our ticket to this adventure was a Catholic … Continue reading

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AKA vitamin soup

Eat more fresh veggies, everyone says. Well, there’s a problem with that. I don’t want to prepare and cook six different vegetables for one meal; and if there’s just two in the household, like ours, I don’t want to buy … Continue reading

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Absolutely nothing

My butt is going to take on the shape of this chair, I told George a few minutes ago. He laughed, but couldn’t criticize, because his butt’s in danger of the same fate. We promised ourselves after Mass today that … Continue reading

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Dawn flight

Sun…rise. Wings…spread. Lean out, drop down, soar overhead. Eyes closed, Face the light. Swim in warm air rivers Through the morning light. Skim…float on golden swells. Feel silent sky Taste remnant dew where dream impels. Wider, higher, circle, soar. Pierce … Continue reading

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Burgers ‘Chicago style’

It was to be a hamburger day, and I was trying to think of something different to do with mine. There’s nothing wrong with a patty of ground chuck, simply seasoned with garlic, salt and pepper, and perhaps a little … Continue reading

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