Daily Archives: August 12, 2009

Wisdom from my commonplace book

In the 1700s, people copied favorite passages into commonplace books, which became repositories of wisdom, adages and poetry. I have collected quotations for three decades, writing them at first in the inside cover of my first book of quotations and … Continue reading

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The tams are waiting

Hot and humid October has felt more like August this year, and I never thought I would still be wearing shorts so late in the year. I love summer, but I also love cool weather, when I can wear long-sleeve … Continue reading

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