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Chinese Herb Cabinet

So, a few months back I announced I would post about my new apothecary cabinet.  Finally!  This Chinese cabinet may be as early as 18th century from our understanding of its features. 94 more words


Making Progress

In Practicing

Do you remember the first time you tried to go down the slide, take off on the swing or ride a bike? You needed a little push and the encouragement to take off on your own, right. 293 more words


On the moment my path diverged

Today, we have no choice but to live the questions, because the prospective answers have burgeoned. We no longer expect much sense of the world. Deferring to that incoherence can feel dizzying, and there is an urge to simplify, but simplicity is often a mistake: not pure but reductive.

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Practicing Give and Take

Tonight I was trying to work on the commands give and take. My theory was to go out in the back yard and have Chai give me her frisbee as I said ‘give’ and to hand her a treat and say ‘take’ in kind of one motion. 243 more words


A Musical Odyssey

The long, eventful sojourn
lasted three fun-filled,
musical weeks in Washington State.
The country music repertoire I had prepared
in advance had only a few songs. 167 more words


Tips To Keep Practicing Drums On The Road

Techniques to help keep your chops sharp

For the last three years of my life I’ve been living and traveling to different places around the world. 680 more words

Drum Talk