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Monthly Archives: August 2008

chicken

i did a little portrait project at the fair last week. like the titanic i was kind of doomed from the get go due to the location where i chose to put my backdrop up. it was in the shade at first then problems with that big star in the center of our galaxy started […]

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caps

my mom used to read to me a lot when i was a kid. one book we read together often was called “caps for sale.” i loved that book and can remember getting it at the lakeland learning tree. gosh, i couldn’t have been more than 3 or 4. what a great book. it was […]

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heat wave

it’s funny to think that when it gets to be 80 degrees here we look for heat pictures. i will admit that my skin has gotten used to the nice weather. it’s good for the soul, body, and mind. 85 degrees actually seems hot to me now. spoiled by northwestern weather….ahhh

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seriously dude

the last post was a prequel to what you’re about to see…. my pal kevin is on fire right now. he’s in china covering the olympics. his take on this is not the games themselves, but the culture of the games. he keeps a blog here that is worth a look, but give yourself so […]

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newport folk festival

the newport folk festival is probably most famous as being the first place to hear (bob) dylan go electric. while there may not being anything quite like maggie’s farm unveiled this year, there’s no shortage of talent. in its 49th year the festival features greats like steve earle, jakob dylan, she & him, npr rocks […]

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read this

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smile froggy

i was having a conversation with some co-workers the other day about how i wanted some cool rubber boots, specifically ones that are green and look like frogs. this little girl’s mom told me that there’s a place in town that sells cool looking rubber boots for adults. keep your fingers crossed for me, hopefully […]

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sleep

i love getting some solid sleep whenever i can. my dad thinks i sleep way too much because i always used to get up late. but, in truth, i would just go down late so that’s why i get up late. i’ve always struggled with going to bed early. i work best in the early […]

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getting behind

i’ve gotten really behind on posting lately. it’s mainly because i don’t have the internet at home anymore…it’s a good thing i guess. here’s one from this past week.

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