All Open, All Available

             In returning recently to the handcrafts of my childhood, I am learning some unexpected Life Lessons.  (I’d share photos but I tend towards all manner and variety of black, which is notoriously difficult to capture.)  Several projects are finished, a few in the works, a couple still being planned, […]

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Rising Tide

             My relationship with food had been complicated for as far back as I can recall.  When I was fast approaching 50, I believed this was a unique situation.  Turns out, not so much.              Our culture has raised generation after generation of fucked up […]

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To Save, To Release

             There were three Julies in our office the other day.  It was odd.  We were different generations, came from different places, and had very different life experiences.              We also had an enormous amount of things in common.  I believe that if we’d had […]

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Give Take Give

             Whether your family is the chosen type or the kind you’re born in to, it’s the place you should feel most at home.  Even if many of their numbers are miles away.              And with the cases of distance, in order to be with […]

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