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I just published a novel!!!

Why yes.  Yes, I did.  If you’ve been wondering what I’ve been up to, this — among other things, like moving halfway across the country, and reuniting with my parents and completely changing my notions of who I am — … Continue reading

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“And Beyond” — as promised (plus Friday Night Poetry Hour)

So, after ten days in Emporia with my parents, we embarked on the 25th to Wisconsin for a visit with Ashielah’s parents (before the weather gets to looking like real Winter). After a week+ of temperatures in the 70s and … Continue reading

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Days 6, 7, and 8 . . . and Beyond

In answer to one commenter’s query:  Yes.  We have ARRIVED. I’ll give you a quick run-down of our last three days on the road, and you can see a brief photo-log here (be sure to scroll down, as Picasa seems … Continue reading

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Day 3, 4, and *ahem* 5

Day three of our journey found us continuing to marvel at the Columbia River Gorge, then wandering into the long, open roads of extreme eastern Oregon.  Much as I had a desire to cross a second State line that day, … Continue reading

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Day One and Day Two On The Road

My friend Jonathan Ward told me, when we were moving last May:  “When you’re moving, everything takes three times longer than you think it will.” That’s proven true at so many levels.  We “planned” to depart Washington State in May … Continue reading

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Nothing Like Change!

Carol here:  Well, friends — our adventure continues — this time with new twists that I in no way anticipated, but which I am finding stimulating, rather than stressful. Last month, I had news from my parents about some health … Continue reading

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Deep Breathing and Long/Short Times

OK — nearly . . . what?  Six weeks since the last post?  It seems both longer and shorter than that, and much has transpired. Current Location:  Still at the Little Cabin in the Big Woods south of Port Townsend. … Continue reading

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Friday Night Poetry Hour

From Carol:  FNPH is a tradition I started on my very first blog (yes, I’ve had a lot of blogs) — but hey — TRADITION! But before the poeming commences, a time/space/activity update:  We’re still in the same sweet Little … Continue reading

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Let me ‘splain . . . no, there is too much.

Let me sum up. From Carol:  Each day is an adventure of massive proportion, as new surroundings bring me to awareness of old habits, now rendered irrelevant.  I’ll try to express a few of of the shifts I’m experiencing, even … Continue reading

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The Taming of The Shrews

From Carol: There’s a live shrew under the clothes-dryer. At least there was this morning.  I assume that it’s still there, and still alive, where someone “accidentally” dropped it and let it run under the dryer, and then left it. … Continue reading

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