Monthly Archives: April 2013

Getting over Getting Places

Today, I looked at my son, who, if I do say myself, is dashingly handsome for a six year old but who usually looks like he just jumped out of a garbage dumpster.   Unlike my daughter, he takes his … Continue reading

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The dreams of the not so Misérable.

Okay, I’ll admit it.  I had a dream about a celebrity.  Many people are obsessed with this person, who is extremely talented, attractive, hilarious, and successful.  I would like to think that I am above harboring such obsession.  But I … Continue reading

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The Ascendance and Descendants of Mach 1

For most people, Mach 1 signifies the speed of sound.  For my brother and me, Mach 1, is a short, steep ski run in Breckenridge, Colorado that throughout our childhood, stood for all that is terrifying and glorious about skiing. … Continue reading

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