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Christmas Cloche

Decorating for Christmas can be overwhelming. This year, at least in mid November, paring down this season seems right. What about a simple cloche (bell jar) setting the mood in each room – whether your house will turn silvery, natural with fir boughs and pine cones or everything merry and bright. 166 more words


The Impossibility of Choice

When I was kid, I had a lot of big dreams about what I wanted to be. Most kids do, of course, but I felt particularly ambitious. 1,276 more words


Pumpkins in Jars

Christmas is definitely my big “decorating” holiday, but every year I seem to do more vintage Halloween! This year I put my paper mache lanterns and noisemakers in bell jars. 13 more words

Fallen angels

…And then we go back ‘home’. Because if earth is not where our true selves come from, is that why I feel so out of place here? 265 more words

Dear Diary

On having a name, but not a meaning.

I have a name, but I seem to know not what it means to have one. When someone calls to me using my name, I cannot discern the outlines of the person that must fill the space the name has been assigned to, or fathom the dimensions contained within this moving boundary, separating mass from mass, separating spirit from spirit. 513 more words