This past week has given us PERFECT autumn weather in Boston, that is until it didn’t. Our 10 week old labrador puppy, Copley, has been rolling in the leaves and trotting down the crisp streets of Charlestown without a care in the world. 264 more words
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I started some poppies from seed this spring which grow into small plants and was told it will not produce flowers this year.
My poppy seed has an interesting story: a couple of years ago, just before I travel to China; I collected a seed pod from a garden where I had been taking photos. 198 more words
Hoping for some quiet time, I sat down at a corner table at Whole Foods. I really needed this moment alone: a wretched week, school assignments had been piling up, the relief drive, nonprofit projects, personal issues, family drama, unanswered emails, texts coming in… 214 more words
Returning to Chicago in the fall of 1970, after a year-long internship in Danville, Illinois, I concentrated my attention on my studies, my fellowship (which involved organizing the church-related archives of the seminary), and the immediate neighborhood of the south side. 465 more words