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Soul and body on Prater Way

I went back to Prater Way, wondering what I didn’t see the first time.  Today I saw the transcendent and the mundane.  Spiritual life and practical concerns.   6 more words


Taking My Broken Heart to the Shoe Repair

Exactly what do you want me to do

with this, the shoe man says. I work with soles.

Well yes, I say, but I could really use… 138 more words

Learn three other meanings of "cobbler"

So interesting to learn these other meanings of “cobbler” after I mended Chien’s slippers!

1. a person who mends shoes.

2. a deep-dish fruit pie with a thick biscuit crust, usu.  166 more words

Random Stuff

Light Bulb! Crossbody or Clutch?

I can’t believe it but this is my 100th post!  Plus, I’m coming up on my 1 year anniversary of this little project!  Thanks to all of you who are paying attention.  258 more words


One Way to Negotiate When You Lose a Dream

Dear readers: I have not fallen off the edge of the earth. I have been so busy at my day job, that I have not been able to work at what I love–creative writing. 714 more words


An Interesting little Psychology experiment

A few days ago I took a pair of loafers to the Shoe Man and asked for a quote to re-sole and heel my worse-for-wear shoes. 211 more words


5,200 Uses for 5200

July, 2015:

I thought about simply playing these photos like a montage.   I believe it will tell the story just fine.  It’s easy to see what happened, how I tried to fix it with only the most permanent marine adhesive known to man, 525 more words

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