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a hot first day of summer leads to the re-evaluation of the insane.

I should not complain about the heat. I love summer, and I would rather be warm than cold. I should not complain about the heat because I am fortunate enough to spend my 8-hour work day on the comfortably air-conditioned … Continue reading

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A friendly culinary adventure

Exactly one week and a day ago a dear friend visited me at my apartment. We were finally able to schedule a date — a true miracle, considering both of our full, scribbled-on, highlighted, white-outed, re-written-upon calendars (at least that’s … Continue reading

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thoughts on the little things re: Office Supplies

I may be the only person who’s ever experienced this (so contradictory, considering my last post), but I work at a desk — that’s not the unique part, just wait, I’m getting there. So¬†all day long I deal with the … Continue reading

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five o’clock

Today as I left work, shuffling alongside the worked-out crowd of commuters, passing the same homeless, toothless men with their plastic bags, the same suited men and women, the same mothers and fathers anxious to get home to their children, … Continue reading

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A love story, a story of love

a love story, a story of love My cousin is getting married in three days. While she is not the first of my extended family to do so, she is the first girl, the first of our lady comrades to … Continue reading

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But I Still Look Good in Purple

When I was younger I would visit the city with my parents. Usually my sister and I wore matching oversized “dress” jackets for this special occasion… a purple one with a faux fur-lined hood comes to mind. Mom and Dad … Continue reading

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At last. At last it feels like Fall is here. I know this because yesterday I had my first hot drink from Starbucks. Then later, I had my second hot drink from Starbucks, wearing my tan trench coat and a … Continue reading

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