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Monday, September 05, 2016

NYTimes.com: ‘Barkskins,’ by Annie Proulx

 
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Fiction

'Barkskins,' by Annie Proulx

By WILLIAM T. VOLLMANN

Annie Proulx's latest novel traces two families and their part in the destruction of the world's forests.

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Sunday, July 10, 2016

Professional Photography

Yes, there are serious things going on in the world. Yes, I find them hard to digest. In the meantime, I thought I might need a "professional photo" of myself to have on hand, you know, just in case.(My staff photo at work is scary.) So I searched on "glamour shots." This was way up in the list.

Sunday, July 03, 2016

The Epic Century-Long English Battle to Rid Itself of American Squirrels

SQUIRRELS FOR YOU: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/the-epic-centurylong-english-battle-to-rid-itself-of-american-squirrels





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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

It's Idiom Time

My favorite subreddit, PhotoshopBattles, has a contest this week to literally interpret an idiom. I'm voting for Curiosity Killed the Cat.






Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Political Humor

Alameda County has a sense of humor--who knew? And our polling place for the primary is a block up the hill, in someone's garage.


Tuesday, April 05, 2016

Thrift Store Finds

Shopping Therapy at St. V de Paul: made my day, for less than $5.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Sunday, January 24, 2016