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I’ve seen some things both real and made up

Musings by Reggie

I’m working on a birthday card for a colleague.  I’m at the stage that I really like: before any ideas are put to paper, before any shapes are cut out or paper embossed.  I’m at the very beginning of creating … Continue reading

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December 2013

I am currently locked in a game of “Assassin” with some friends, and what you won’t see on my list of things that I’ll be doing this month is: Fear for my life, chase away paranoid thoughts when friends contact … Continue reading

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Playing Pool Gwendolyn Brooks Style

I have a few poems that I think of often.  They’re not triggers necessarily…just poems I came across in my younger days that now are part of a constant rotation of things that I reference or think about. Gwendolyn Brook’s … Continue reading

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I want to LIVE!

I want to LIVE! And be beautiful! I noticed a house on my commute to and from home that has these little rogue flowers popping out where the sidewalk meets the retaining wall–seems hardly enough soil to survive, and yet … Continue reading

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What Happens Without Excuses

Not too long ago, I decided I get specific and pencil in a few workouts on my calendar because they kept falling off my plate for a variety of excuses.  I’d let go fallow my gym membership and I was … Continue reading

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On my commute in summer

It’s a short walk to my house after I get off the metro.  I walk down A Street most days and each time I feel like I see something new.  I particularly like this tree, which, during the summer was … Continue reading

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October

Here is my list of things I’m looking forward to doing and hope to accomplish in October.  Unlike Martha, you won’t see “horseback riding,” but I did include this month some reoccurring workouts. What didn’t make the list before I … Continue reading

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