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  • Today’s Tweets

    There are 2 kinds of Busy: Busy that spins my family apart like breaking billiards, & Busy like a close-knit hive of bees. Buzz buzz. # Cutting the wobbly bits from a bin of strawberries like a creepy surgeon in a zombie flick. Exorcising the unclean flesh. What is my fate? # Ran 3.49 miles […]

  • Fire Safety

    Gigi just showed me this picture. “Wow,”  I exclaimed.  “That is a really excited red picture”. “It is a fire”  She stated matter of factly. “Oh?” “Yeah,” she paused and pointed.  “That is me squirming under the flames.” “OH!” “See I am wiggling my arms and moving underneath all of that fire.  When there is […]

  • Stopped Watch Spring

    While driving today I saw a runner coming down a hill on Phinney Ridge. She looked like she was having a beautiful time. I wanted to be her trucking down the hill in that moment. Then I saw her check her watch. It made me see myself checking my own watch. Again and again and […]

  • Today’s Tweets

    Last three days were a time lapsed reel of film. A cut & paste life played out in cars, chores, games, & meals. It has been good, actually. #


This is the archive for April, 2009.


Gigi Said

  • Topless Tapas 2012-11-03 18:44:52-

    Tami was leaving to go out with her friend and the kids begged to go with her. I said, "you don't want to go with mom, she is going to the Tapas bar and we are going to stay here and play games."

    Gigi stiffened, "That's weird", she said as she blushed. I processed fast and realized the problem. "TAPAS bar. It means 'small plate', not TOPLESS bar!"

Jude Said

  • Nicknames 2013-01-04 21:30:33-

    The checker at the store asked our always conversational little boy what his name was. He replied "Jude" then added "but sometimes they call me pumpkin brown". LOL.

    And they are right. We call him that after the folksong that we sing sometimes.

A long time ago…