Tag Archives: The Beatles

I do love a good list. Happy New Year….

New Year’s Day is a holiday that really suits me. I mean, the whole new beginning concept and the collective assessing of another year gone by, and its natural inclination towards listing – of course. People make all sorts of … Continue reading

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A letter, #4

You will never believe the strange coincidence that brought you to my mind the other day. I am actually glad I can tell you in writing so I don’t have to hear you tell me how there are no coincidences … Continue reading

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It was 30 years ago today…

I was ten. I lived in Seattle. It was “unusual” weather; since we had arrived in Seattle the locals had claimed every turn in the climate was unusual. We were getting used to the darkness ascending around 4:00 pm. I … Continue reading

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It’s the shortest day of the year!

“Call to mind the age-old spaciousness of informed imagination!” The Winter Solstice occurs exactly when the earth’s axial tilt is farthest away from the sun at its maximum of 23° 26′. This will be at 1:47 a.m. 22 December for … Continue reading

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If dreams are like movies then memories are films about ghosts

truth no longer matters much to me I prefer to value intoxicatingly interesting days and so I let things slide without grace into their self selected place I have not enough time to waste space sorting through all that is … Continue reading

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Music. A List.

I got an assignment a week or so ago that said this: Think of 25 albums that had such a profound effect on you they changed your life or the way you looked at it: they sucked you in and … Continue reading

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