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Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order. – John Adams

I'm not 43 yet!

Such simple things as age, date and birthday can be very confusing here in China. Even things that should be extremely simple, like knowing your own age, can become a bit complicated. 485 more words

China

Reintroduction - Ye Olde Neighbor

Weve met before. And today he was very concerned that I, a woman, was having to mow my own yard. Ive gotten that a lot my whole life. 380 more words

Neighborhoods

'Nothing to write home about.'

I haven’t written any fiction in almost a year. Nothing of substance. Nothing to write home about.

I haven’t been writing or reading, I’ve tried and failed to sing, to record, to create anything. 610 more words

20 Somethings

Some Thoughts Concerning Color...

So, I worked a five year old’s birthday party this past Saturday as a face painter. As I speculated beforehand, my young patrons asked for rainbows and unicorns (and one flower), which is good because the face paint was not the world’s most versatile medium! 589 more words

Opinion