Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Last Day of 2011

I like the sound of 2012. 12 is a multiple of 3 and 3 is my favorite number just because it’s so neat and independent. A tripod- solid but with a little possible sway in its makeup. Potentially unpredictable if … Continue reading

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Around town; a few of my favorite things

I live in a small town. It used to be mostly retired folks but over the last few years, a lot of younger people are moving in. It’s a cool mix of traditional, old-fashioned with just enough funk. I don’t … Continue reading

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The Comfort in Books

So my life has taken a turn recently. My husband and I have decided to divorce after 16 years together. He is moving out January 1st. It is as amicable as we can make it but of course we are … Continue reading

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The Right Agent, The Right Book

Those of you who follow my blog, know that back in August my agent told me he was closing up shop. He was a one-man-show so unfortunately this meant that I was cast upon the waves. I thought it would … Continue reading

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These are so beautiful they make my heart hurt

This is one of the mysterious paper sculptures which have been popping up at a library in Edinburgh and elsewhere in the city. They are breath-taking and remind me of the best of the Brothers Quay animated films, and pop-up … Continue reading

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