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anti-gratitude list

Anti-gratitude list for today–thank you for hearing me.  Back to our regularly scheduled positivity tomorrow. Other people made choices that affect me a lot, without consulting me. Blame / shame that doesn’t even make sense.  Like doctors blaming me for health issues without knowing anything about my life.  Assumptions they make leading to me being… Read More »

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I love hippies

“What do you like best about being a hippie?” I asked Ming.  I love hippies. “I’m not a hippie!” he said. “Look in the mirror!” I said.  “You have the hairdo!  What’s your favorite thing?  My favorite thing is the fresh sauerkraut.” “Food culture,” Ming said. “Like Sandor Katz?” I asked. “Food culture.”  Oh, he… Read More »

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ball options

ball options  Start carrying around a bike pump with ball needle to pump up all these flat balls we find in our neighborhood. Take all the balls home, pump them up, and re-release them in the wild as we walk. Take all the balls home, pump them up, and give them to kids I know… Read More »

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refuge

“Will you be my valentine?” I asked Ming. “Will you be my Thanksgiving?” he asked me. “Yeah!  I would be good at that!” I said.  “Every day!” Turkeys, feasts, fake pilgrims, buckle hats, hand-turkeys, my mom, stuffing, cliche arguments, dressing up fake, cranberry sauce, death, graveyard, flower, grave placard, Alfie’s fish & chips, my dad,… Read More »