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Call of the Kodiak

Some people experience a phenomenon wherein they feel a sudden, inexplicable urge to step off the edge of a cliff, or jump from a bridge they are crossing. 925 more words

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We’re taking the Patagonian plunge

In spite of my best intentions I’ve struggled to update my blog lately. There’s much news to share, but little time — so I’ll just give you the big headline: After much soul-searching, Esteban and I have decided to move to Patagonia. 386 more words

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The inexplicable photography of online ads

Where do you turn for photographic inspiration? Flickr, perhaps? Or Instagram? Not me — not anymore. I turn to online auctions and classified ads.

I’ve gained a bit of weight recently, … 890 more words


A Proper Introduction

I woke up this morning and just like everyone else I checked my phone.  I was happily reminded by a few emails that I had set up this blog right before I went to bed.   478 more words


You're Invited!

Look, I don’t mean to brag, but I’ve got a great front porch.  And if that picture doesn’t convince you, the family of chipmunks living under (i.e. 1,068 more words

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I usually struggle when my parents ask what I want for Christmas. I truly don’t need anything — and increasingly I don’t want anything, either. 659 more words