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A few notes: October 2017

A little more than a year ago, I started a new job, taking the helm of a well-established but fragile nonprofit agency dedicated to ending family violence… 1,418 more words

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The Master of The House - Carl Theodor Dreyer (Movie review I originally posted on Amazon)

Before Dreyer did his masterpiece “La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc”, he shot an adaptation of a play called “Du skal ære din hustru” or “Thou Shalt Honor thy wife” by Sven Rindom. 791 more words


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We rose before dawn, in the dead of winter, when the only light was the moon’s reflection on the Nebraska snow.

We lived in a small, four-room guesthouse – a generous term, as the “guesthouse” was a two-story garage, the top half converted into living quarters: two bedrooms, each barely big enough for a bed, with kitchen and living room in between. 1,505 more words

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What's HAPPENED to Hotel Rooms?

I’m thinking today about the hotel room I stayed in last week. Looks like the days of sending down for ice and whole bottles of Scotch are OVER, whatever those novels by Ernest Hemingway had you picturing. 547 more words