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Gimmie Some Salt.

This morning I worked in my snowy backyard, making pee-paths for the dog. I leaned against my shovel and glanced up as a black-tipped white seagull floated high above the maple tree. 814 more words


The Book Depository: A Follow Up Post

So remember my previous post about The Book Depository? Well, last January 7th, I decided to brave the streets and personally claim my other package in Makati Post Office. 187 more words



One of the strangest and most wonderful movies I’ve ever seen is 1969’s “Pippi Longstocking.” I barely remember a thing about it except that it involved the misadventures of an odd Swedish girl who liked to dance on rooftops. 414 more words

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Pippi Longstocking 1.6 - Pippi at the Fun Fair

The sixth episode of Pippi – and, for us, the last one – is a gentle little episode set at a traveling fun fair, where nothing of great consequence happens. 160 more words

Astrid Lindgren

Pippi Longstocking 1.5 - Pippi and the Spooks

Man, the stuff they got away with on kids’ TV in the sixties. In the previous episode, the producers literally launched the tiny monkey into the river on a little plank of wood. 177 more words

Astrid Lindgren

I will come out on top

Don’t you worry about me. I’ll always come out on top.

— Pippi Longstocking (Astrid Lindgren)