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Ecological Science at the Frontier: Celebrating ESA’s Centennial (in Baltimore)

ESA = Ecological Society of America.

This was not MY conference, actually. I entered using a name badge marked “guest”. Fifteen years ago, that would have said “spouse”. 383 more words

A tale of two cities

I come from St. Louis. It’s always delightful, as a homeboy in exile, to read things like this longer article in the Times yesterday — about how ingrained segregation there still exists in spite of social policies meant to destroy it. 816 more words

Et Alia

Homeless Project

I find myself personally experiencing homelessness. In my case the reason is purely economic. I don’t have enough money to pay for housing, and have nowhere to sleep or live. 180 more words


Back Home!

I am finally back in “Sweet Home Chicago” and glad to be here. I am not regretful about the diversion to Pittsburgh, as I feel it was necessary. 174 more words

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 “What we have planned for ourselves isn’t always what life has planned for us”

Recently I have changed gears and there has been a slight change of plans. 705 more words

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Happy Birthday America!

Spending the Holiday at the National Harbor

For this Fourth of July weekend I went home to meet my boyfriend’s family for the first time.  On Saturday, America’s birthday, they took us to National Harbor. 631 more words

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