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I think it’s kind of funny

Had a little fun with some modeling clay last night. This head took about two and a half hours. It’s funny though, like with painting, I really don’t notice time passing while I’m sculpting. On the funny front our son … Continue reading

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A day ending in Y

A friend and I were talking recently and he asked when my next day off was. I confessed that it would be October 9th, Thanksgiving, but in reality not really much of a day off since the family comes over … Continue reading

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Drawing to a close

December is drawing to a close and along with it 2016 which on a socio political front might have been a bit fubar but on the home front things are basically good. Yesterday was the fifth anniversary of Lynn’s death … Continue reading

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The gig economy

The new job has been going well. By new job I mean the part time job that I took to fill the waking hours when I am not at my full time job. It’s back to picture framing. I always … Continue reading

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The view from here

You cannot see the mountain from the top. Not an earth shattering observation, but one which is easy to lose track of. I haven’t seen the mountain in a long time. It sometimes takes someone who isn’t standing right with … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

We are moving forward it’s just that sometimes you wish that things could move faster than they do. Our daughter is definitely on the road to recovery and it looks like she will be back home full time in April. … Continue reading

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Let nothing you dismay

Our daughter is home from hospital from Xmas Eve to the 27th which made Xmas celebrations complete as far as immediate family was concerned. My sister Sandra was working not far from our house so after Xmas dinner we went … Continue reading

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More colour to life

Our daughter went back to the hospital yesterday for a few days. She will be out over Xmas though so the family will be together. I can’t stand Xmas in hospitals. The staff does their best, as do the volunteers, … Continue reading

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Lynn’s birthday

Yesterday was Lynn’s birthday. The kids both received a copy of The Book of Lynn Priest which took a while to make. The book is a collection of photographs and stories from Lynn’s friends which try to paint a picture … Continue reading

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Remembering Xmas 2013

The secret to Xmas is the moment remembered. It’s strange how we mark time. If time exists then it certainly seems to fly. Time flies at different speeds depending on what is happening and how old we are. I wonder … Continue reading

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