I was on hiatus.

26 December, 2020
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Nah, not really. I thought about writing to you many times over the last three months, but I wasn’t sure I had any positive, fun things to tell you. And you know what our moms and grandmas always told us: …

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Ch-ch-ch-changes

6 September, 2020
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Look out, you rock-n-rollers…   If 2020 brings a list of specific words to mind, “change” would probably make it to just about everyone’s top ten. If I’m lucky enough to have you as a Facebook pal, you’ve likely seen this …

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Annus horribilis

25 July, 2020
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Horrible year. It’s what Queen Elizabeth called 1992. She said, “1992 is not a year on which I shall look back with undiluted pleasure.” And no one could blame her, really; ’92 saw Windsor Castle burn, royal family marriages disintegrate, …

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Quarantine, Day 41

26 April, 2020
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Twenty days of school left; 40 days of confinement in the rear view. It has been one heck of a bizarre ride this year, and from what I’m hearing from school and government officials, there’s no guarantee that it’ll abruptly …

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Quarantine, Day 15

28 March, 2020
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    <–  Me, Day 1 of quarantine. I bought a new vacuum cleaner, and went zizzing all over my house. Ta-daaa! Over the next several days, I turbo-cleaned my kitchen, sorted the recycling, fixed my bike,  and spent countless …

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