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The other side of the desk

I’m so glad that I don’t work in the pediatrics unit. I have a badge that allows me access to all parts of the hospital, but that area is really hard. All those years of teaching and working in classrooms,  … Continue reading

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The feedback loop

I was all nervous about the artist’s response to the article I wrote about his work. I loved his paintings, but our exchanges were awkward and uncomfortable. He said straight up that he is bitter and angry, and I do … Continue reading

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Words of wisdom

“Art is to comfort the disturbed, and to disturb the comfortable.”- unknown Brilliant. Seriously. I went out for beer and hot dogs with a beautiful bellydancer/costume designer/corporate coworker this evening, and she told me that quote. I knew right away … Continue reading

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Palm pilots

This is what happens when I get ideas when I’m driving- it’s messy but necessary. My head might explode if I can’t write things down. Especially at certain times of the month when the energy is…strong. OMFG, I need tea more … Continue reading

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Yeah, it’s got a hemi

My friends had a huge pajama party tonight, and not only did they play all the Harry Potter movies, there was a huge gingerbread house-making endeavor (except with graham crackers), and a gift exchange that we’ve all been working on … Continue reading

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Gratitude part 2

I’m also grateful for lavender, sweater tights, gingerbread, delicious food, wine, dinner with friends, good equipment, stretching, sparkling cider with pomegranate, curry, Bach, glitter, apricot oil, sewing machines, USB cords, cell phones, swimming in clear mountain lakes, nude beaches, Club … Continue reading

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Echoes

I went to see Maya Lin give a talk, and it was completely inspiring. She designed the Vietnam Veterans memorial in Washington DC, and her current Confluence project is epic and glorious. I got in on a media pass, the … Continue reading

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Chemical combinations

I missed deadline today, but my editor was very cool about it. I’m so exhausted that I can barely keep my eyes open. I took the best nap ever, and then dragged my sleepy ass out of bed. Days of … Continue reading

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