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Thanking a one year old for putting the “social” in “social distance”

3 May, 2020            Thanking a one year old for putting the “social” in “social distance” Our neighbor Austin turned one yesterday. Austin single-handedly brought together more smiling people than I’ve seen since the first time … Continue reading

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Peace like a river

12 April, 2020            Peace like a river Today is Easter and several friends said and wrote “peace” to me earlier. As Mackey and Turner and Yuki and I got out on the rocks at Pony … Continue reading

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“2/2 x 2” or “Spoiled by owls”  

2 February, 2020            “2/2 x 2” or “Spoiled by owls”   But first, a Great Blue Heron we spotted on our way to Pony Pasture this morning: Today is “2/2 #1” and fourteen years ago today … Continue reading

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No prescription necessary 

26 January, 2020            No prescription necessary  I began this week anxious but my anxiety vanished in an instant when I focused on this beauty at Pony Pasture:  Being out there in the woods looking at … Continue reading

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Symmetry

12 January, 2020            Symmetry It’s possible “symmetry” is not what my niece was implying – but that’s the way I interpreted it. Last week I sent her a picture of Mackey and Turner on a … Continue reading

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When all else fails…

8 December, 2019            When all else fails…  …open up with a lucky catch on a bluebird:  I could probably set up my camera somehow to make that happen. But I don’t know how to do … Continue reading

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It’s whoo, whoo, whoo you know 

1 December, 2019            It’s whoo, whoo, whoo you know  My friends and their dog were walking out of the woods yesterday just as Mackey and Turner and I were walking into the woods. M and … Continue reading

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Memorable refusals // That tapioca, though 

10 November, 2019            Memorable refusals // That tapioca, though  People with classic autism have difficulty expressing emotions clearly. But they’re good at deciphering other people’s moods, and they imitate the expressions others use to communicate … Continue reading

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Birdbrain

27 October, 2019            Birdbrain Ev and I went to an open house Saturday at one of the places I work. It was called “Palooza Internacional” and it was even more remarkable than that name might … Continue reading

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Some weeks I don’t know where to begin

26 May, 2019            Some weeks I don’t know where to begin I saw a Luna moth (Actias luna) early this afternoon while I was riding my bike at West Creek. It’s such a treasure to … Continue reading

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