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dancing in the streets

“You wanna hear this book with me?” I asked Ming.  I’m reading a book Dancing in the Streets with my friend up in Canada. She’s reading it for a class, and knows the subject matter interests me.  It was sweet, she invited me to be her book buddy! The book is about group ecstatic states–Dancing… Read More »

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loss

loss I lost the friendship of one of my closest friends.  The loss shakes my life.  He’s the friend I talked to the most, besides Ming.  We txted a few times a day, and pics to each other.  We had a weekly phone call, shared projects, co-worked sometimes.  I told him everything–there’s almost nothing I… Read More »

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de myste

I have an artist friend De Myste who does amazing work.  How did I get close to so many artists?  Guess I’m just lucky.  Or we’re all crazy birds, flocking together. https://www.facebook.com/apothecarydemyste https://www.instagram.com/apothecarydemyste As De Myste, this friend beads the skulls of animals, beads vases and everyday objects, crafts jewelry, draws pictures, and makes body… Read More »

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art shop

My friend and collaborator eeeb has an online art shop that’s open, now. https://shop.eeeb.com/shop/ I believe in eeeb’s art and community projects.  I always want to help fund his good life and caring choices.  His co-housing, art parties, cat care, garden work, recovery work, street art appreciation, and support of his local recovery meeting place… Read More »