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The Scariest Moment: A Huge Thank You to Y'all.

Hello, WordPress Friends.  I wanted to take a moment to reflect on my recent–and I do mean recent–experience. I am doing an enforced happy dance to counteract my tendency to downplay any accomplishments.  232 more words

Life As It Stands

The Lost Art of Conversation.

I’ve never been much of a talker. Writer, sure. I’ll write you a three-page letter before I ever approach you in person to discuss something. But as far as conversation goes, it has always intimidated me. 1,505 more words


She told me she was broken, too. [Portland @2.5 months]

I met a woman at work. An older lady who stands at her desk, has stern lips and large eyes behind blue frames. She invited me to the farmers’ market that first Wednesday I commuted down to Salem. 251 more words

Quick Thoughts


Awhile: (adv) for a short time.

“It’s been awhile.”

Yes, it’s been awhile since:

  • People said please and thank-you without being threatened.
  • It was a foregone conclusion that we would let our neighbor into the flow of traffic.
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Τρυφερό «πείραμα» στο Σιάτλ: 'Ενωσαν νηπιαγωγείο και γηροκομείο

‘Ενα ευαίσθητο κοινωνικό «πείραμα» βρίσκεται σε εξέλιξη στο Σιάτλ των ΗΠΑ καθώς ηλικιωμένοι και παιδιά νηπιακής ηλικίας, με στόχο τη γνωριμία των δύο γενεών αλλά και τα απίστευτα οφέλη αυτής της περίεργης συνύπαρξης.


Let me start by saying that I know as much as you. This:

Beme is a new social media sharing app created by Casey Neistat and his team; including Matt Hackett, former head of engineering at Tumblr. 856 more words