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I have a (blank) friend

If you want to quickly change the temperature of a room. Change the topic to race. Especially if  there people of different races in the room. 753 more words


More pictures from the Aegean

My last post was getting a bit full, so here’s a new one. All of the miniature paintings are 8cm x 8cm, and are done in watercolour and acrylic. 133 more words

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How to raise an optimistic human in a pessimistic world

Show kids that the tools for a positive outlook are well within their reach

By:Caroline Knorr/Common Sense Media

If you’re raising kids today, it can be easy to focus on the negative. 155 more words

Good People

Images from a trip to some Greek Islands

We’ve been back from Greece for a month. In that time, I’ve been making some tiny paintings of things seen there, and some of the wonderful people we encountered. 179 more words

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Sheep in Reverse

Fuck it, like it or not most of us are like sheep.  You see it everyday in many forms. We drive in packs, walk in packs and travel in packs.   748 more words



There is nothing quite like family. Being with people who have been in your life forever. I’m educated,well respected and known for my presence and calm demeanor. 1,022 more words


That night we sang, danced, prayed, and feasted together. That was the second time our Russian friend had us over at her place, 910 Pershing Avenue. 448 more words