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Button Sunday

The last few days have been mostly miserable in world and entertainment news, and you know I generally don’t focus on miserable things on this blog. There’s plenty of that to be found elsewhere, in the views of people smarter … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 28

Watching the new Jenny Lewis video, “Just One of the Guys.” Loving it. No one is surprised. Now if I only don’t get in trouble for photographing my monitor…

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100 Happy Days: 26

It was Monday from start to finish. I’m sure the fact that I don’t feel well affects my perspective, but today has sorely tested my good will and my good efforts. What makes me happy is this silly bin of … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 18

I became aware of the Little Free Library project when a nine-year-old boy in Kansas was ordered to remove his from his front lawn because the city called it an “illegal structure.” Yeah, you don’t want people to encourage reading … Continue reading

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Emoticon

I don’t mean to puppy y’all to death, but good grief. These two from last week’s RPM transport were total sweethearts and they had such a loving foster mom with them. The brown puppy is Zella–those eyes! The white puppy … Continue reading

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The horror, the horror

One of the panels I attended at Saints and Sinners was titled “The Devil You Don’t Know: Otherworldly Forces in Fiction.” The description from the program: The force of evil in a work of fiction often appears in an otherworldly … Continue reading

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Desperation Sucks

My very favorite dog and cat rescue group, Rescued Pets Movement, has begun a new campaign called “Desperation Sucks–Get on the Bus with Us.” Here’s the text from their email: One of the foremost tenets of Rescued Pets Movement’s business … Continue reading

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You Sweet Thing

Continuing with an earlier theme of songwriters, JJ Cale’s songs have been covered by such artists as Eric Clapton, Waylon Jennings, Lynyrd Skynyrd, John Mayer, Phish, and Jerry Garcia. Cale died nearly a year ago at age seventy-four. I thought … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

Many years ago as a wee lass, I was taught by a bunch of hippies–the original variety–how to use mandalas for meditation and reflection. It’s been interesting to see the way mandalas have reappeared in my life through the years … Continue reading

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Willin’

One of my favorite bands who I never hear anyone talk about anymore is Little Feat. I especially liked Little Feat founder Lowell George’s songwriting. He was a huge influence on some of my favorite music of the 1970s and … Continue reading

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