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I had to write this down, least this simple wonderful meal be forgotten. I had a few things leftover from yesterday and the day before. A couple assorted pieces of steamed vegetables: a small onion, some chili, a bit of eggplant, a partial carrot and a single potato. How to combine and reheat them briefly… Continue reading Leftovers for Lunch
I was just now coming down the stairs from the rooftop and I caught myself thinking about the weather sadly in an almost indulgent, whinging sort of way. I am dressed in a pair of boxer shorts (no more) and I am anticipating the weather outdoors and its effect on the temperature indoors. My awareness… Continue reading Paradise
Lots of drama from this huge thunderhead as it swept northwestward across the valley into town blacking out the mountains behind it. The clouds here are often so close to the land that sometimes like this afternoon you can watch them while they move and see as they reach down and touch the earth.
Or in the immortal words of Ovid, “Add a little to a little and you shall have a great pile.” Yesterday I solved a most pernicious water leak problem (2nd floor toilet in my workshop). Today I fixed a nagging Windows 10 ‘audio device not found’ problem on my new 8″ tablet. The defining moment… Continue reading Incremental Progress
I simply marvel over the weather here. Rainy season brings with it these gloriously dramatic rainstorms. I love to sit on my rooftop listening and watching as a front moves in. Only my runs on the dirt country roads out in the valley makes me feel equally alive. PS – Everything is going… Continue reading The Eternal Present
Like all people my age, I’ve lost a lot of friends over the years. Even so, I find the ones I am most sentimental about are those I grew up with. They are the ones who have ever been imprinted in my memory as los innocentes. Murch died August 10th. He was barely 63 years… Continue reading Another One Gone