Monthly Archives: October 2013

Let’s Talk It Out

We’re back. Cooke Street Carnival is Saturday.  Weather should be mild and pleasant; there will be food trucks and a pickle eating contest, and Tonk is playing.  Always show up if Tonk is playing.  That piece of advice is FREE. … Continue reading

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What Sexy Is

I actually have no idea what sexy is.  More correctly, I have an idea, but am pretty sure that everyone’s individual ideas are all different, so it’s almost not worth trying to define. So, this all came up because Cooke … Continue reading

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Little Tiny Fixes

I dropped my phone again. Now it looks like a taxi cab from Royal Tenenbaums. There is nothing to be done about that.  I went on a rant awhile back, about how I didn’t have to put up with matchbox … Continue reading

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In Which There Are No Good Answers

This post is entirely unfettered by a narrative arc.  I wish you the best of luck making sense of it. I can’t. I walked home from lunch around noon today, and there was smoke billowing out of a storm drain … Continue reading

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Marcella’s Cake

I made Marcella’s ciambella cake tonight.  It’s exactly what an Italian dessert is supposed to be: simple, not too sweet, and made to have with a good cup of coffee. Marcella Hazan died this week.  People always refer to her … Continue reading

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