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Mar 16 2010

Self Reliance

Published by Cathie under Home

I was in the back room, changing a bedspread, and my eyes floated to a stack of books I’ve lugged around since my college days. I picked up the small book Self Reliance and Other Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson, sat on the bed, and began re-reading the philosopher’s wise words. Although his diction is [...]

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Nov 12 2009

First Snowfall

Published by Cathie under Home

November’s first snowfall falls gently and softly outside my studio window. Like a small child, I am excited by the white stuff and¬†anticipating winter’s activities and blessings. Oh, by March I will be weary of the snow and ready for spring, which is extremely fickle in the Sierras and sometimes does not come until late [...]

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Nov 01 2009

November snuck up on me again!

Published by Cathie under Home

Glancing at the calendar this morning, I saw the new month. November. Daylight savings ended, but with that this month gave me her gift–another hour of sleep. Unfortunately, she is fickle and I will have to give it back come spring. Even Lulu, my labradoodle puppy, enjoyed the extra hour, languishing in bed, stretching her [...]

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