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The Accidental Double Date

Happy Tuesday, beautiful people! An odd thing happened to me this weekend, so I wanted to share my experience with you. It’s pretty random, so hang in there! 661 more words


Life alone

I’ve written about Phil before on this blog. He refuses to be called homeless although he’s slept outside without exception for almost 18 years. I took Phil’s photo last night in a snow shower while he was sleeping. 15 more words

It's Groundhog Day again!

When Chekhov saw the long winter he saw a winter bleak and dark and bereft of hope. Yet we know that winter is just another step in the cycle of life. 35 more words


Punxsutawney Phil Did Not See His Shadow – Bring on Spring!

On this day 129 years ago, Groundhog Day, featuring a rodent meteorologist, was celebrated for the first time in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. According to tradition, if a groundhog comes out of its hole on this day and sees its shadow, there will be six more weeks of winter weather; no shadow means an early spring. 55 more words

Groundhog Day

This Groundhog day, I’m sure a lot of folks – especially those back east are hoping that Punxsutawney Phil will not see his shadow. I found it interesting that even NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has a page about Groundhog Day. 127 more words