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May.14.2011 - 7:17 am
I see people as driving around in little cars known as "bodies." When the car is new, they get around, can wave through the window or roll it down and say hello. When...
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Sep.17.2010 - 7:07 am
On Wednesday as I was walking to class, I saw two sulphur butterflies, flying along close together in front of me. I thought they were in mating flight. Then they paused --and...
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Sep.15.2010 - 7:41 am
"The need to live by secure,sharply etched classifications is buried deep in the human mind and one of its earliest demands; simplicity allays anxieties by defeating...
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Sep.11.2010 - 9:49 am
Nine years ago this morning I was sleeping in Anchorage (I was working for the National Parks) when I was wakened by an early morning phone call from my wife who was working in...
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Comments from Lance

Sep.15.2010 - 7:49 am
In response to: All I want is to have my peace of mind
Yeah, it's messed up, but I am tired of trying to fight RedRoom's weird coding options. All I want is to have my peace...
Sep.10.2010 - 6:43 am
In response to: Work
I would hazard that most of my students are struggling. They go to community college, which costs a lot less. Many are...
Mar.06.2010 - 6:36 am
In response to: Everything Must Change
Thanks, Harrison. Yes, that bittersweet feeling, of things loved and enjoyed, that fades and decays like everything on...
Jan.22.2010 - 5:13 am
In response to: Desperation and Hope for the Writer
PS: "Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper."
Jan.01.2010 - 7:01 am
In response to: Robert Frost - Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening
Thanks, folks. It was fun to do, and it clicked somehow. I hope you all have a very successful New Year!