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  • Secrets to Any Relationship
  • Sharon and I One of the joys of being married to a very smart person is the wonderful abundance of advice, suggestions, comments, and snide remarks
    Tue, Dec 12 2017

  • Having Arrived
  • William Krisel sketch of a 'Pod House' Our Indian Canyon Neighborhood has two neighborhood parties a year; one in the fall and another in the sprin
    Tue, Dec 05 2017

  • A Challenge to Live With
  • I wanted to call it a handicap or a disability but that seemed rather insensitive to those who suffer from real physical and mental challenges. While
    Tue, Nov 28 2017

  • Colorado Soiree
  • It was another quick jaunt to Colorado while Brian and Amy slipped away to wine country. For Sharon and me, it was time to bond, travel and connect wi
    Tue, Nov 21 2017

  • Hiding the Brush Strokes
  • It always looks so easy because the media wants us to believe it is. House flippers flip and make a fortune overnight. Writers pen the great American
    Tue, Nov 14 2017

  • Murray Peak
  • Down through the centuries, Indian culture has always held their mountains in profound respect. The first ancients to walk this country left their mar
    Tue, Nov 07 2017

  • The Lost Ones
  • I’m a sucker for sentimental songs and the mind-pictures they evoke. ‘Suzanne’ by Leonard Cohen is probably the best example of this. Any song f
    Tue, Oct 31 2017

  • Los Cabos Sunset
  • A long time ago at a different time and place in our lives, Sharon and I had a friend with a second home in Los Cabos, Mexico. It was a wonderful hill
    Tue, Oct 24 2017

  • Three-R-Model
  • Declining literacy rates continue to challenge educators, and frankly, anyone who cares about an educated society. Growing up in a single parent house
    Tue, Oct 17 2017

  • Invisible Playwright
  • Life isn’t fair when it comes to the arts. I recently attended a special showing of the winners for this year’s Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts
    Tue, Oct 10 2017

  • Edge of Nowhere, North of Nothin
  • The Coachella Valley and its surrounding locales have always attracted an eclectic assortment of artists, musicians, painters and other veterans of th
    Tue, Oct 03 2017

  • Vinyl Holiday
  • I had to laugh. It really is true that often times what goes around comes back again. Musical taste is a good example of that. I guess if you wait lon
    Tue, Sep 26 2017

  • Deep Data Mining
  • Some people are adamant that you shouldn’t go back in time and revisit your past. ‘What’s done is done’ they argue ‘and can’t be changed o
    Tue, Sep 19 2017

  • Uncovering the Cobbler, Finding Ophelia
  • My feet dangling over the edge of Machu Picchu I tried to capture my experiences at Machu Picchu in another blog entitled: And Then the Vultures 
    Tue, Sep 12 2017

  • How to Teach Ambition
  • Mom and I You can’t! At least I don’t think you can teach driving ambition and learned hunger from a book or video or TED presentation. I
    Tue, Sep 05 2017

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