Category Archives: The Little Things

Under our noses. Poignantly, in the details.

Paper

Thinking about Small Town Life MY WEDDING, MINE It’s been one year tomorrow. The sweetest, funnest wedding ever. Even I had a good time and it was my wedding. Just a few folks there (by design) and everybody pitched in (by … Continue reading

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“Don’t It Always Seem to Go that you Don’t Know What You’ve Got…”

Thinking ’bout the South ON BEAUTY UNRECOGNIZED That’s my mom on the right with her sister Mary. Could you just die? Are we not so clearly in Florida, what with the vegetation and the pom-pom of blossoms in mom’s great … Continue reading

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The Soul of Patience

Thinking about Writing (and Painting) A NOVEL DELAYED I see how these blogs work now. I thought I’d do a quick post of thanks to those of you who are already in line for my novel, “Going to Solace,” because, … Continue reading

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Blessings Upon —

Thinking about Small Town Life BEATITUDES Blessed be our homes. No matter how un-fancy. In big towns. Or small, like mine. Or no town at all. In a field, say. Or a tent in the rubble. Be they ever so … Continue reading

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Cornerstone

Thinking about Design BACKYARD ARTISTRY We needed a brain bath. We needed a place to go that is not like our life (which is, by all measures, a fine life, but beleaguered at the moment). We headed for Cornerstone Gardens. … Continue reading

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What I Did for Love

Thinking about the Performing Arts TO OPERA AND BEYOND Our topic: pilgrimage. Yesterday, two worlds made a pilgrimage to the same plaza in San Francisco. It’s a heck of a place, Civic Center. City Hall on one side, the War … Continue reading

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It’s the Little Things You Do Together

Thinking about our Great Wide World SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH… Okay. You launch a blog. You run off to the other end of the world. Literally. I’m absorbing so much so fast, it’s hard to post anything yet. But … Continue reading

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