Monthly Archives: November 2010

barenaked ladies

I have a tendency to wear my mind on my sleeve. I have a history of taking off my shirt. “One Week” Recently, I wrote a friend about the first time I was in a public bath in Asia, as … Continue reading

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impossibly thin and stretchy

Recently, I’ve had the occasion to enjoy Vietnamese spring rolls again. Crisp raw vegetables. Possibly cooked shrimp. Also there’s the cilantro and mint. Cilantro can be a divisive herb, but I have voted and the answer is yes. It’s difficult … Continue reading

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real life peeps

One year, a colleague delivered some eggs that contained chicks ready to hatch to my second grade classroom. Her in-laws owned a hatchery. There was a heat lamp. Also a separate box with screen on the floor. The chicks would … Continue reading

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