Category Archives: A life less ordinary

  1. In review: 2015

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    January 5, 2016 by 8junebugs

    1. What did you do in 2015 that you’d never done before? Sculled!

  2. In review: 2014

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    January 4, 2015 by 8junebugs

    1. What did you do in 2014 that you’d never done before? Rowed.

  3. Preview of coming attractions

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    January 4, 2013 by 8junebugs

    I’m a bit behind this year. I woke up on January 1 with the realization that I HAD NO WORD. …
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    July 8, 2012 by 8junebugs

    30 years ago, I could read, write, and pronounce “psychologist” well enough that people thought I must want to become …
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  5. Here we go again

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    March 8, 2012 by 8junebugs

    We’re 13 days out from the end of our first back-to-California lease. This has been a serviceable first apartment for us …
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  6. Oh, you stupid feet


    January 2, 2012 by 8junebugs

    Le sigh. Today, I bought new running shoes. I do this from time to time, and the last time was …
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  7. Home again, home again

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    January 1, 2012 by 8junebugs

    The word for 2012 is Home. Making one. Being one. Settling into and contributing to one. 2011 was a year …
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  8. In Review: 2011


    December 31, 2011 by 8junebugs

    With thanks to ejshea, who’s made an admirable habit of using the same list from year to year. I think …
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  9. Thankful days has November


    November 25, 2011 by 8junebugs

    Do you know I was never taught that “30 days has September” rhyme as a kid? I’m not very thankful …
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  10. At the dinner table, #2

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    November 7, 2011 by 8junebugs

    “Hey, is there a real U.S.S. Defiant*?” “Sure.” . . . “Wait, did you mean somewhere in America’s fleet, or …
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