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Writing

Mother, Touchstone, Friend

24 Jun , 2021  

We mothers – we are merely rudders, guiding our children’s ships through the storms and over the turbulent seas of life – we guide them as steadily and as best we can, but we are not the only influence that determines the outcome of the journey… Who am I today? I am a woman, a […]

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Science

Emergent

24 Jun , 2021  

I hadn’t thought about cotyledons since Botany class, when I was 15 or so. I probably wouldn’t have thought of the word “cotyledon” at all, unless there was a Lima bean attached, growing in a medium of tap water and cheap paper towels. Here are some fun things to do, regardless of your age. Homeschoolers, you’re welcome.

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Bridge Near San Francisco

Learning, Technical & How-To

Teach Me to Fish

24 Jun , 2021  

Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.

Give me a logical answer, or you’ll get a decade of, “Why??”

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Journal

Consider the Source

14 Feb , 2019  

There’s a little game I refuse to play. It’s called, “You can’t be friends with me if you’re friends with [fill in the blank]!” My stock answer to that is, “Fine, I’m sorry you feel that way. I guess we can’t be friends.” I don’t care if the person saying it is my best friend […]

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