Monthly Archives: July 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

A Place.  There is a large corner vacant lot on my Home-by-the-Highway Walk.  Its space is defined by nine oak trees growing in a rough circle.  There are two concrete benches, one near the north corner, under a willow oak, … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Technical equipment glows with an ominous blue.  The receiver for the internet radio in the music room and the device for the wireless internet and the connection of the computer to the power source in the study seek to impress … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Biology Wins.  Last week, I accepted the challenge of Hortense, to play some piano pieces.  I selected nine easy, short pieces, three  which I had previously memorized, four with which I was familiar, and two which were relatively new.  On the … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The Challenge of Hortense.  I don’t know why I have not been playing piano for several months, except that I have not wanted to.  Hortense, my first piano teacher (grades 3-5), when I told her, said, “Then I must challenge … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

On walks.  I know summers outside mostly between 7 and 8 in the morning.  The temperatures are mild and comfortable for walking. (1) A new walk.  Monday I set out a walk which I call East/West All Around the Neighborhood … Continue reading

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