December 2011

Beading

December 29, 2011

I’m taking a break from my book tour and Christmas-cookie-eating-binge. And I’m back in “The Bead Room” making these Buddha bracelets:

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Dis ‘N Dat

December 18, 2011

After meditating tonight, I realized how much I’m missing the connection I used to have with my mother. I doubt she would ever remember the stories she used to tell me, like how I called an artichoke dis’ n dat (since we dipped “dis,” the artichoke, into “dat,” the melted butter she’d make.) My mother [...]

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Egret

December 5, 2011

The day after I attended Oscar’s funeral, I took a walk along Long Island Sound and photographed three rafts floating through a misty fog. When I uploaded them onto my computer, I discovered an elegant egret in the lower righthand corner.

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Oscar

December 3, 2011

My husband’s 94 year old Uncle Oscar died. He was kind, sweet, wise, gentle and upbeat. I wish Peggy, Nancy, Adam, Bob, Sondra, and everyone who misses him love:

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