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Bending with the Wind

The long grass along the boulevard Bends in the wind Tips touch the ground Up and down It is going to seed Seeds that will fall when the wind blows That will scatter and flee Onto the cement and asphalt … Continue reading

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Expectations: Perfectionism’s Evil Child

I am the opposite of a perfectionist. That is undoubtedly true. What am I then? Apparently if you’re not a perfectionist you’re a rebel.  I found this out by searching for antonyms of perfectionism. Here’s a list of some of … Continue reading

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Musing on No Ants

The ants don’t parade through the bathroom this Summer in their annual, persistent passage to the Kitchen Cabinets. Cabinets which have no discernible Draw, no dietary possibilities, no holy grail of Dirt or sugar or anything. Chemicals and pans Reside … Continue reading

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Happy Spring: 5 Spring Cleaning Tips for More Fulfillment

Spring brings cleaning.  It’s feels good to clean the house and the yard. It brings a sense of renewal. This year why don’t we bring spring cleaning to our emotional lives as well. Let’s find more fulfillment. But to find … Continue reading

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Wisdom from the Studio Job Site

1. Copper wire bends and bends and bends then Breaks without warning though not without expectation We test its limits, hoping it will sustain We test its limits, hoping we can restrain Before it breaks, before it’s broken Before that’s … Continue reading

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A Microwave Life

The microwave is dead. Or it’s “Mostly Dead” as Miracle Max might say. My cold coffee used to take a minute to make nice and toasty. Now it takes three minutes to make it lukewarm. At this point I suspect … Continue reading

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