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Digging Deep

Tweet Dear Friends, I’m not much of a gardener. Digging around in the dirt has never appealed to me, and there are about a million other things I’d rather be doing on a summer day in Colorado. Sitting half-submerged in … Continue reading

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Labor Day, Five Years Later

Tweet Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.     –  Rabindranath Tagore   It is Labor Day weekend, 2015, the fifth anniversary of my house burning down. It’s been five years … Continue reading

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Montana: Full Circle

Tweet “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, … Continue reading

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Days of Darkness, Days of Light

Tweet December 21st, 2012 Today I was out walking with a friend, and we were talking about the dark days of winter, the time between the end of Daylight Savings Time and the Winter Solstice. “Sometimes it’s hard to remember … Continue reading

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The Pursuit of Happiness

Tweet November, 2011 Fourteen Months After the Fire He was alone. He was unheeded, happy, and near to the wild heart of life. — James Joyce Today I sat in front of the computer all day, working, staring at a … Continue reading

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