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I’ve always hated soundchecking after the audience has arrived. My first Real Band, The Accelerators, was always late for the soundcheck.  Not my decision…as I was probably the one who’d hustled for the gig and vainly promised the promoter we’d be there at five for a show at nine. 320 more words

Kathy Freeman

Anecdote

Artfully he arranges the tie around his sturdy neck, and with
Naughty gaze sweeps the ball room while sipping chocolate liquor.
Extravagantly, he puts the chalice on a tray; sensing a flow of wit, 59 more words

Poetry

Anecdote: grocery shopping...

Faire nos courses en Polynésie, c’est vraiment comme si nous étions France… A quelques différences près… Au rayon fruits et légumes, pas de différence entre bio et conventionnel, mais entre import et local :) empreinte carbone oblige! 208 more words

Marina

A NON-ANECDOTAL LIFE

I keep getting congratulated for taking the “less traveled road.” But it’s not true.

Sometimes, I took a back road because it was the shortest road to where I was going. 307 more words

Life

LONG WIRES

August 2002, School Gym

It was a fine day in August. It was a day where little children gather ‘round in their barongs and baro’t sayas… 348 more words

The slightly unconventional reason why I became a vegetarian

I am not at all preachy about my vegetarianism, as I haven’t been one for that long compared to my meat-eating time span. In fact, adding the suffix ‘-ism’ personally feels a bit too militant for me to want to apply it to myself. 748 more words

Blogging

FINAL GONG SOUNDS ON OUR WELL STORY

It took 9 months to get the job finished, starting from when our well went dry in late August 2014, until mid-May 2015. That was when Dave, the Well Guy, showed up to finish the job. 326 more words

Humor