Ebbs & Flow

It’s been a little bit since I posted something of substance on this blog. I wish I could say I’ve been busy but I haven’t really been busy on the scale of having a good excuse. I feel like a lot has happened since my little break. One would be that we had a pregnancy…

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Robert Gould Shaw Memorial Day

Today, 155 Years ago, my patron saint died at Fort Wagner, South Carolina at just the ripe young age of 25. Colonel Robert Gould Shaw of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry. And, today, I honor his memory. Like I do every year on this day.  

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Bad Timing

So I am not going to be going to Washington DC even though I had already purchased the plane tickets. I feel pretty bad because the only reason I was going was to see a childhood friend that I haven’t seen for 13 years. But then, a myriad of intestinal parasites which induced all of…

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