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42 Years

I have been friends with these two fine people for 42 years — we met on the first day of seventh grade. Once a year we get together for a weekend of doing almost nothing. 50 more words

TS10: The Aftergleaux Edition

First off, my apologies for there being no new TS10 last week. But, you see, I was coming down off of a serious mountaintop experience. It’s been about nine days since I walked away from Eaux Claires. 719 more words


BEACH HOUSE - " Depression Cherry " Best Albums Of 2015

Beach House’s fifth album sees Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally distil things right down to their essence and create their best record so far. This is dream-pop in excelsis. 300 more words


Just sitting around

Temperatures are high, over 100° in the Willammette Valley,

88° here at the coast, warm for the coast.

We’re all lazing around the beach house. 319 more words

Life Stories

Floors for Down the Shore

As summer is winding down, we’re all squeezing in our last weekend trips “down the shore,” as we say here in New Jersey. Before you pack it in for the winter, take a look at your floors. 358 more words

Hardwood Flooring

Long Beach Island Plein Air

One of my stops for summer vacation was Beach Haven on Long Beach Island, NJ. I spent my time at the beach relaxing (not painting), but I did a couple of plein air paintings in the early morning hours before we rolled out to the beach. 30 more words



… and there’s another bit of this summer in the books. “What,” we asked ourselves, “do we do for a quick getaway when we already live in a place people get away to?” 89 more words