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It’s a concept that’s disappearing in some parts of the world, but Charlottesville still has one. The parking is difficult, but the offerings are attractive. 18 more words

We Don't Go It Alone

Even hermits in their fastness depend on somebody for food. If it’s not a person delivering food, it’s a person supplying the wherwithall to catch the food. 62 more words

The difficult beauty of an acknowledgements page

So I wrote a book, and part of writing it was to draw up an acknowledgements page. It turns out that writing acknowledgements is harder than writing the book itself. 340 more words

Human Connection

The Small Acts of Kindness

It’s the small acts of kindness that make the biggest difference. I think I’ve always known that, but it wasn’t until tonight that the phrase actually had meaning in my life. 924 more words

Daily Blogs

Love is Easy, Loving is Hard

The other day I had a conversation with two close friends about love. All three of us are at similar stages in our lives: senior year of college, single, living somewhat on our own, semi-heartbroken, semi-in love, feeling the urge to wander. 1,375 more words

Daily Blogs

Finding Someone to Talk to

Wednesday is for Prayer

“A quarter of Americans say they have no one with whom they can discuss personal troubles, more than double the number who were similarly isolated in 1985.”

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Wednesday Is For Prayer

Tram Travel

Trams are funny things. By that I mean funny: ha ha and, of course, funny: fucking weird.

Seriously, the daily use of public transport provides endless entertainment for Yours Truly. 1,264 more words