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more reading life

I’ve been reading Bud, Not Buddy which is good and reminds me of Huck Finn.

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reading life

Right now I’m home alone while my parents spend time with their grandkids elsewhere. My little nephew W doesn’t know me from Adam. He’s cute and sweet. We had him for a few hours today. He took a long nap, and my parents and I sat on the porch talking quietly for a long time.… Read More »

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deer head

Here is the deer head in the living room of this house we’re renting for a week in Colorado.

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new bracelet

The other day, on the drive from Flagstaff to Colorado, we stopped in Four Corners and I got this cute bracelet. I’m afraid the photo is poor. It’s got beads and juniper berry seeds. I’m super charmed by the juniper berry seeds. It was three bucks. At Four Corners, my mom seemed to want to… Read More »

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wedding

Yesterday was the wedding. I had a lot of social anxiety, but I did okay. This morning I have some time alone before kids show up. I should wash the dishes. The owners of this house keep their hunting dogs here, for some reason, and they bark a lot in the night. Last night I… Read More »

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safe in Colorado

Hi, friends and family! Here I am in Colorado. Today’s the day of the wedding. There’s a whole-day itinerary. I am not going to the breakfast, the parade, or the water slides/setting up. I am going to pictures, the wedding, the reception…. Last night we slept here. The night before we slept at a hotel… Read More »

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the trip begins

This morning I finished packing, and we began our drive to Santa Maria. We stopped in San Jose for lunch. We had delicious Indian food there. Then we stopped at Avila. We went to the pier and saw the sea lions. We went to Avila barn and visited the animals. I got bit by a… Read More »

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compromise

This morning we went to my mental health place for the final time. (I lost services.) I went to do a drop in to get refills because I was out. I waited about an hour. Most of the waiting was outside before they opened, and I had to breathe a lot of cigarette smoke. Once… Read More »