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New Bike

There’s my beautiful new bike.  It has a carbon fiber frame and is very light.  It is also just all around very nice.  I took it out for 10 miles yesterday and it was like an entirely different sport than … Continue reading

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Snowy Tuesday Morning

There’s a little mouse I knit for my cat, with a little bit of organic catnip placed strategically inside.  I hid it from her for a half a day because I knew she would “ruin” it, and I thought it … Continue reading

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So Sick

I have got a terrible cold.  I have thought perhaps it was the flu because I have been in bed or on couch since Sunday afternoon.  But I had my flu shot, and I seriously don’t want to have the … Continue reading

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Really Retired

There’s a tiny self-portrait!  Walking around a little lake across the street from the grocery store.   I really retired.  I have had few moments of anxiety, some of it bordering on panic.  I have had a lot more moments … Continue reading

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My favorite month

I caved and bought a ceramic jack-o-lantern, and I think it’s darn cute.  With a little votive candle, it still has a certain charm. The kitty-kitty is a bit of a nightmare.  She scratches me awake some mornings, drawing blood. … Continue reading

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Trying

Yesterday I took a little walk in the middle of the day to try to change my perspective.  I looked for anything of beauty.  I found this bug.  I don’t know what kind of bug it is. I’m struggling.  There, … Continue reading

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Archangel Raphael

This is the icon of Archangel Raphael that I spent last week painting.  I got very critical of my skills and did some of those horribly self-defeating comparisons in the class.  The student body was mostly composed of professional artists. … Continue reading

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