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Notes from Home: A Milestone Birthday & The Next Adventure

Notes from Home: A Milestone Birthday & The Next Adventure

June 6, 2024

“Can you imagine us years from today Sharing a park bench quietly? How terribly strange to be seventy.” ~Paul Simon, Old Friends/Bookends I’ve been trying to wrap my head around the new number that is peeking out from my calendar on the last day of June. Seventy. How terribly strange, indeed. I’m not sure what … Read More

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Notes from Home: A Window to the World

Notes from Home: A Window to the World

May 6, 2024

“From airplanes we occasionally look up and are briefly held by the stars or the firmament of blue. But mostly we look down, caught by the sudden gravity of what we’ve left, and by thoughts of reunion, drifting like clouds over the half-bright world.” ~Mark Vanhoenacker, Skyfaring: A Journey with a Pilot The first time I … Read More

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