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Shelf Life: 2016 Reading Retrospective, Part 2

I remember March and April of 2016 for the harsh glare of the California sun. In theory, endless days of sunshine sounds like a good thing, but amid our waning hopes for rain it felt like a dusty curse. Some … Continue reading

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Take nothing for granted.

I’m going to make a confession and I hope you won’t think less of me. Occasionally – not all the time – but sometimes, when I’m in NYC, I let the water run while I brush my teeth. I watch … Continue reading

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At table.

Now that visions of chicken tongues have whetted your appetite, it’s time to check in with a few more “who I’d have to dinner” lists.  Friend Katherine, my stepdaughter, Angela, and her husband, Bobby, weighed in with the following: Katherine’s … Continue reading

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