Monthly Archives: May 2013

Practicing Sabbatical

I’ve been on sabbatical for nearly a month. There’s been lots to do – I’m working on a couple of projects, researching and writing, have had meetings to discuss a book editing project that I will pick up in the … Continue reading

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In Honor of My Cat’s Sweet Sixteen

His birthday was technically last month, but we are having a celebratory Kitty Cat Cocktail Party this evening. So this is in honor of that. From the April 1st New Yorker. And for fun, here’s the birthday boy. Recently listened … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Pattern

This Week’s Challenge. Tweet

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Weekly Photo Challenge: From Above

This week’s challenge. Finished reading Bill Bryson’s Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe Tweet

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Missed Opportunities

I have yet to go out and take a photograph for the weekly photo challenge. Each time I have participated I have gone back in my own catalog of images to see what I could pull out for that week’s … Continue reading

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“This Solemn Temple”

“It was at this moment [on the occasion of President Adams’ first speech in the new Capitol in November 1800]┬áthat Washington, D.C., became the nation’s capital in fact, not merely in aspiration. It was the moment for which so many … Continue reading

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