The Big Read

Jung-at-Heart had this list on her blog. I thought I’d give it a whirl. “The Big Read answers a big need. Reading at Risk: A Survey of Literary Reading in America, a 2004 report by the National Endowment for the Arts, found that not only is literary reading in America declining rapidly among all groups,…

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It's Tommy kicks butt day!!

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Miscreants

We’re near the end of building a house and got an “official” address a few weeks ago so we put up a new mailbox beside the current farmhouse mailbox. I had a goofy little tingly joy when we put it up. Chris stenciled the address in a nice green. New house – new mailbox –…

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Truckstop Honeymoon

Just for fun here’s some good music for you… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awRo_cBxkf0&hl=en&fs=1] var gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”)); var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker(“UA-xxxxxx-x”);pageTracker._trackPageview();

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A different kind of beautiful

A few folks have asked me about the fire a few weeks ago. One benefit is the tick population will be reduced around my favorite thinking perch overlooking the pond-without-water. It’s a really great little spot that I rarely get to visit on foot during the spring and summer. I won’t show you photos of…

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