Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Hunger Games Musings


After resisting commenting on The Hunger GamesĀ for months, I feel I must comment on the whole phenomenon now for some reason. Well, I guess the reason is that I went to see the movie–this after suffering through reading the trilogy. … Continue reading

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Random Act of Kindness #42


Be a Designated Driver For a friend. For a family member. For anyone. I can’t stress strongly enough what a lifesaver this random act of kindness is. People I know killed by drinking or drunk drivers: A close friend in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unusual


Dutchman’s Breeches is my favorite wildflower because it is so unusual.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Contrast


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Weekly Photo Challenge: Distorted


Carwash Distortion

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Caught in a Tornado!


Caught in a Tornado! Today I was sitting at my desk, trying to finish up grading, when I heard that baseball-sized hail was headed my way. Thinking that I could get home ahead of it, I grabbed my stuff and … Continue reading

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