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Old Reads

One of my de-cluttering goals for this year is to work my way through the boxes of professional journals and magazines I’ve saved because “there’s an article I want to read.” … So far, most of the articles are still interesting, so it’s taking longer than I expected. Continue reading

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Well, that was a bust

So much for the January blog challenges. I think I got one post each done for NaBloPoMo and Small Stones. Definitely not a stellar moment in my blogging career. Continue reading

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All it needs is a cat or three

Wordless Wednesday Artist: Emily Chan DeviantArt Gallery: Website:  

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Third Sentence Thursday 2014-01-02: Washington Square

In a country in which, to play a social part, you must either earn your income or make believe that you earn it, the healing art has appeared in a high degree to combine two recognised sources of credit. Washington … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: 2014-01-01

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New Year’s Resolution #1 for 2014

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Do you see the glass as half full or half empty?

For a while, back in the last decade, interviews for freelance contracts (and for full-time jobs, I assume) were loaded with pseudo-psychological trick questions. One I remember vividly involved a 5-inch high water glass with about 2 inches of water … Continue reading

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