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Never over you

I’ve been reading a lot lately, from a constantly changing stack of books from the library, added to my own decent stacks. They give me solace like few other things in this world. Words from brilliant but long-dead authors, illuminating … Continue reading

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Hot springs in falling snow

The rains have started, a little patter of gray wet poetry. I want to curl up in something cozy, and wallow in art work. I feel newly inspired, a consequence of reading a phenomenal book plus learning a wicked great … Continue reading

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Lunchtime kisses

The dude was working down the street from the hospital, so he came over for lunch. It’s cute that he thinks he has a chance, but I’m in such a completely different place than where he is. Luckily he’s completely … Continue reading

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Speed reading

I think that of the things that were destroyed by the fire, I currently miss my sex toys the most. I wasn’t using them, but I visited them recently. Along with my cute corsets, garter belts, stockings, and those amazing … Continue reading

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Forever in blue jeans

Shopping is a weird kind of battle, and shopping for clothes is awful. It used to be a bit of an addiction but now luckily I can usually channel it into less harmful places. But when I realized recently that … Continue reading

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Stay a little longer

I keep seeing this dude looking at me when he think I don’t notice. When I look at him, he’s very conspicuously on his phone. He looks like he’s on steroids, and he’s way too young for me anyway. It’s … Continue reading

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Read you like a book

I ran into an ex boyfriend at the gym tonight- I don’t have that many, and it’s lovely to run into the nice ones. Ex-one-night-stands, well, that’s a whole other story. I’m not into triple digits (even if you count … Continue reading

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Reading list

Sometimes I just need a book-gasm. This list is not comprehensive or linear, just beloved. Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar Catch-22 The Ultimate Hitchhiker’s guide The Mysteries of Harris Burdick The Count of Monte Cristo The … Continue reading

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The written word

A bookstore is a dangerous thing for me. I can get lost in there for hours. When I was little, my parents would make a big thing out of visits to Powell’s Books. We would drive in from far away, … 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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