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My Top Ten Sitcom Episodes

When my exasperation with the issues of the day becomes too much to contain I have often sat down to write. This week I have aborted three blogs on why we desperately need a change of government. 755 more words


Day 2 of conference

Pouring rain in NYC on my way. Get out of the parking lot en route to the train station, only to realize I forgot something I need. 164 more words


Day 1 of conference

Conference good so far.

Room absolutely freezing. 34 more words


Flotsam and Jetsam, Part II: The plastic enigma of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

This is Part II in my series of articles on debris and human artifacts floating in the world’s oceans–flotsam, to use an old nautical term. … 1,056 more words

Environmental History

Suddenly all girly and whatall

So he’s chatting with me, and it’s friendly and fun and a girl might even wonder if flirtatious, and then he asks if my colleague had a good time last night… 40 more words


Revisited: Speed Dating

So a girl at work and I went speed dating tonight. Last night, technically. I mentioned it as a-thing-I-did-once-and-didn’t-hate, she jumped on it, we went. 136 more words


Exploring what man and nature leave behind

Most of us see stuff on the beach and either walk on by or put it in our pockets to take home, but that’s the end of it. 611 more words

Central Oregon Coast