Monthly Archives: February 2014

Reading A Game of Thrones

I started reading A Game of Thrones, and I’m about 275 pages into the first book. I have yet to watch any of the TV series, which is about to enter its fourth season. One of my kids is a … Continue reading

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I remember

I was thinking about old TV shows and remembered “I Remember Mama.” I was on the commuter rail headed for  Boston, and thus lacked computer access. I could recall a few things about the set, Mama, and two of the … Continue reading

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Smarmy Voices

One of the most annoying ads on TV right now is the one on our local stations for the ASPCA. They are urging us to contribute to save the abandoned kittens, puppies, and the like languishing in their shelters. They … Continue reading

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Morning Mediation

I am reading Natalie Goldberg’s “Writing down the Bones,” and this morning I wrote by hand. I am again reminded by this that the act of taking pen to paper, as opposed to hand to keyboard, is special, not to … Continue reading

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