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Weekly Photo Challenge: GLOW

This week’s photo challenge:

“[S]hare something that glows.”


I love the way sunlight can make even an old pumpkin leaf look like something special:

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Happiness, the now, and the opportunity cost of time

Content warning: suicide

Opportunity cost
The loss of other alternatives when one alternative is chosen.
– Oxford Dictionaries

Being trans put me into a state of suspended time for years. 690 more words


McMorran's "Digs" in Washington

Henry G. McMorran served as the US Congressional Representative for the 7th Congressional District of Michigan from 1903-1913 (United States, Congress, n.d.).  While in Washington, he and his family frequently took up residence at The Portland located in the Thomas Circle neighborhood. 1,014 more words

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Riding the Circuit: Wabash County, Illinois

As a Mount Vernon, Illinois attorney, I travel throughout the state practicing law and meeting with clients about topics ranging from bankruptcy to estate law, from divorce to litigation. 695 more words


Virtue Signaling, Seventies Style.

In 1978, when I was in 4th Grade, our afternoon Science teacher had my classmates and I each write a letter to the Prime Minister of Canada, Pierre Trudeau, pleading with him to “do something” about the harvesting of cute baby seals. 1,163 more words

A little more background

I have spent the last 3 years in 3 different cities. Did I mention that in my last post? Maybe, I’m not going back to check. 432 more words

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Prose poems

A prose-poem of mine was recently published on the online journal Trampset, and can be found here, for anyone who might be curious about it: … 78 more words

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