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Tell Me a Story · 12h ago

It Rains

Albert Hammond, who's not as well known as he should be, once famously sang of a certain far away place:Seems it never rains in southern CaliforniaSeems I've often heard that kind of talk be...
Tell Me a Story · 1d ago

Tea New York

A post from my fabulous tea guru pal Hillel:  ~~~I don’t like New York City. Never have. The burg just vibrates at the wrong frequency for me. Too many folk moving too fast to too many place...
Tell Me a Story · 2d ago

Catch Me Now I'm Falling

After a week of chilled, rainy grey days, we finally had sun and relative warmth here in Valhalla.I'd spent last week crap-purging my basement/future clay studio, working bloody hard at forw...
Tell Me a Story · 3d ago

Powwow

Also found in the crate full of pics – photos from back in my volunteer days with the Massachusetts Center for Native American Awareness.Now then, back in the ‘70s everyone (all the cool, hi...
Tell Me a Story · 4d ago

On Inis Mór

In cleaning and crap-purging my soon-to-be-clay-studio basement, I found a paper case worth of photos.Memories.Now, I swear I’ve told this story before but I can’t find it anywhere. Forgive ...
Tell Me a Story · 5d ago

How’s Your Boy Been

I've got nothing to say but it's okayGood morning, good morningGood Morning, Good Morning – BeatlesOK, I lied, I do have a few things to say – don’t I always?We’ve got a new visitor here at...
Tell Me a Story · 6d ago

Jerks

My knee jerk response to any woman who says she's been harassed or abused is to believe her. Of course! Why would someone lie about something like this? It takes courage to speak out, to ris...
Tell Me a Story · 1w ago

Jumping Into the Fire

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind. ~ Henry JamesBe kind to yourself –  Janice repeats this to me weekly...
Tell Me a Story · 1W ago

Wonder Women

Huh. The Boston Marathon was yesterday. I totally spaced on it. Not like I ever watch the thing though. I mean – I’ve lived in Boston through 37 of these suckers. My place of bidness was, fo...
Tell Me a Story · 1W ago

Not so Manic Monday

It's a grey, cold, blustery, rainy morning here in Valhalla. I woke late and was afraid poor Umlaut would be, not just starving for his morning meal, but soaked to the bone. Now, so's ya kno...