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One Year

Okay, here we go. I am actually going to do this. I am actually going to try this. I am actually talking to myself in a rapid-fire discussion to both do this, and run away and not do this. Okay, … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

She would turn into smoke, rise up into the sky, and mix with the clouds. Then she would come down to the earth again as rain, and nurture some nameless patch of grass with no story to tell. —Haruki Murakami/1Q84

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Just a Thought

Aomame straightened the sleeves of her dress and slung her bag over her shoulder. “And that worries you—if a pistol comes on the scene, it’s sure to be fired at some point.” “In Chekhov’s view, yes.” “So you’re thinking you’d … Continue reading

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Books Are Always Good Gifts

Did our yearly get together today and swapped gifts with friends where we had snacks and stories and kidlets running around and about and basically enjoyed the company of friends for a while in a nice warm house. I’m not … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

For this too I learned, that a storyteller’s tale may end, but history goes on always. —Jacqueline Carey/Kushiel’s Dart

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Just a Thought

While eight flying reindeer are a hard pill to swallow, our Christmas story remains relatively dull. Santa lives with his wife in a remote polar village and spends one night a year traveling around the world. If you’re bad, he … Continue reading

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