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The garden, lushly.

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About damn time…

First, the howling blizzard woke us, Then the rain came down to soak us, Now, before the eye can focus, Crocus!

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Sweet parsnips

Sweet parsnips — freshly dug today before the snow, to be steamed, then mashed with cream in a double boiler. Planted from seed in fall 2012.

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White Christmas on Cape Cod

Ok, ok, to some it’s a heavy frost. (Taken out my BR window through some curly willow branches.)

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New Book

Here’s a page-proof of the cover for the revised second edition, due out in a month or so. Lot of work, worth every minute of it.

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Once she was lost…

One of my daughters, named Hart, lost 20 years ago at age 9 in a terrible divorce, whom I haven’t seen since. But I tracked her down to send a Christmas card, and now she’s found, and here she is: … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon

Stand back folks, it’s me and the Cuisinart home alone making vegetable soup and listening to Bonnie Raitt. Anything could happen.

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Can we discuss this…?

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Veterans’ Day, retrospective.

To my own Dad from the King of Norway for helping — in occupied Norway — to blow the German heavy water (pre-atomic bomb) plant to smithereens. He was a Naval officer in the OSS, in charge of bringing agents … Continue reading

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The author…

…with the 3rd. Battalion, 26th Marine Regiment, aboard the USS Iwo Jima on the way to Vietnam, 9 August 1966. About to learn the horrors and insanity of war.

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