Monthly Archives: November 2014

80 Pounds

The days are getting shorter, daylight hours and the time left here in the States. We’re down to single digit weeks, about a month and a half before Thailand Group 127 departs for its Peace Corps service. It’s November and … Continue reading

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Rock On

I have returned from a four-day stay out at Cape Cod, rested and indulged. In the back of my car sits a bagful of mementos from the coast. Rocks. No, more appropriately beach pebbles. What am I going to do … Continue reading

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Thank-you Cheeses

The limburger sandwiches that Marilyn served weren’t as stinky as I remembered them to be. I actually was hoping she would have slathered the bread a bit more thickly with the spreadable cheese; I was tasting more rye bread than … Continue reading

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Less Time. Timeless.

Yesterday it was dark by 5:30. It’s November now; the days are shorter and nighttime comes excruciatingly early now that the clocks have fallen back. Time, the shortness of it, has been on my mind. In two months I will … Continue reading

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