Category Archives: Musings

Funny and serious personal essays about the new perspectives that come from considering the wonders of the world and the vagaries of everyday life.

Napples and Naranjas

How does anyone learn to speak or read and write this language? Continue reading

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. . . How It’s Going

More then/now juxtapositions. Continue reading

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Great for Grignotage

Which is weirder: taglines or different languages? Continue reading

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How It Started . . .

Introducing a new blog category! Continue reading

Posted in Appreciating Deeply, How it started, Laughing Frequently, Photos of Flora, Photos of People | Tagged , | 6 Comments

Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?

Chicken cultural connectivity: Your mileage may vary. Continue reading

Posted in Laughing Frequently, New Perspectives, Thinking Broadly | Tagged | 6 Comments

You Can Use a Letter Again

Life isn’t always a highway; sometimes it’s a word game. Continue reading

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As We Say These Days

This week? Tips for all the iced-coffee lovers out there. And all those advising us to speak our truth. Continue reading

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Except Me

Old lessons, re-learned. Continue reading

Posted in Day-to-Day Encounters, Feeling Clearly, Relationships and Behaviour, Thinking Broadly | Tagged | 8 Comments

On the Scoreboard

Curling commentary: It’s just such a trove of life wisdom, innit? Continue reading

Posted in New Perspectives, Sports and Exercise, Thinking Broadly | Tagged , | 8 Comments