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Bread from McKenzie’ Bakery in Kalamazoo. Pane di como. It is good.

Poetry Of Sorts

Interlude: My 43rd Birthday

My birthday so far has been pretty sweet. Colleen and family took me to see MARVEL’s Black Panther, which was phenomenal on so many levels. 362 more words

Friendship: Families Of Choice

There's always got to be a self-indulgent build-up

How do you remain yourself when you leave university? …I still haven’t quite figured that one out yet.

Uni taught me a lot about writing (well, in theory, anyway), but one thing it didn’t teach me was a way to stay inspired when you have other things bloated and explosive in your head. 279 more words


I wonder if...

I wonder if retiring in the winter was such a good idea as a little cabin fever is creeping in.  Maybe it’s okay, though.  It is definitely a time to lay low and relax a bit….and a time to recuperate from a cold.  211 more words


2017 in Pictures

Although we are well into January, it occurred to me that I had yet to write a blog post reflecting on last year. Taking inspiration from my friend… 1,593 more words

Personal Experience


Day fifteen of my retirement

and I am still a bit too concerned about what kind of problems are being had……

…….without me there

I have to keep reminding myself… 244 more words


Find Inspiration in the Response

This is honestly the most self-indulgent thing I find inspiration in. Perhaps it’s a little small-minded but I really do get inspiration and motivation to work based on feedback. 659 more words