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Peanut Gallery

Ten years ago I could count on one finger the number of live classical music performances I had attended in my life. Sad, but true. Now I would need many hands to count them all. What...

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Winter Curveball

Mother Nature threw another curveball at us yesterday. A “nor’easter” hurled snow and high winds — bringing the look and feel of winter ahead of schedule. By mid-afternoon John...

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Selection Day

Jack and I accompanied Dan to the polling station today so that Dan could cast his vote for President of the United States. As it was a nice day we walked into town. Our route took us via a...

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Porch Traffic

The top step leading up to our front porch had become very wobbly. In spite of all the renovation work around here our old house still requires attention. I was tempted to call Eleanor and...

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Rescue And Triage

I’m not sure where this week has gone. Hurricane Sandy has blown everyone off course. It wasn’t until Wednesday that Dan and I started to comprehend exactly how fortunate we...

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Paint Ready

The stucco work is completed on The Destruction. It’s interesting to see the dark stucco walls and white trim. Once painted, the lights and darks will be reversed; the walls will be white...

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