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Ah, yes, the hallowed halls of Academe.

I am currently taking classes at a local community college, for reasons I don’t really want to go into right now, perhaps stupidly taking a full courseload (12 units for this semester).  I am (re)discovering several things about myself: My … Continue reading

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Because we’re us

My younger two sons are having what can only be described as moderately heated discussion about the historical timing of the rise of secularism in Renaissance and Baroque art. They are both right about some things but I refuse to … Continue reading

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Railfan rocks.

My middle son wrote this. Also, Railfan?  You have the ability to write as well as your brothers do.  You capitalize and punctuate better than they do. Just so you know. Love you, kid.

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Hello, Kitty is not historically accurate. Who knew.

I love driving my kids crazy, sometimes. For those of you are unfamiliar with the concept, LARPing (Live Action Role Playing) involves running around the woods (or the local park, depending upon your access to a car), usually waving fake … Continue reading

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I went to a Straight No Chaser concert last Saturday.  A trip on to iTunes to pick up some of their music (no, I didn’t buy all their CDs at the concert — just Under the Influence, the latest) also … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, kid.

Today is Railfan’s nineteenth birthday.  It has been a long pull, a strong pull, and a pull altogether for him to get to where he is today. He has weathered struggles in school, teachers who didn’t understand — or care … Continue reading

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Railfan graduated this evening. Both of us are in shock. I just want to take this opportunity to say how very proud I am of him. Love you, kid.

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