Tag Archives: The Wire

Stay Calm, Don’t Panic

It’s always interesting to watch a collision between the reality based world and the make believe world. Ferguson is providing one view into that collision. Another is remarkable only because it happened in the mainstream, on purpose and by respected … Continue reading

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No Zombies Needed

I had just started reading a blog called Notes from a California Naturalist, which was documenting the strange melting of sea stars on the west coast when she stopped writing.  Her posts were full of pictures and information and pain. … Continue reading

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We are all Crazy

I wrote about the Aurora massacre, called it American Blood. Children were massacred at Sandy Hook elementary school last week, and we’re all a little nuts.  Hyper vigilant.  Defensive.  Angry. So, David Simon, whom I’ve written about in the past … Continue reading

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Gifts and Gratitude Part 2

I’ve always liked to read.  Both of my parents modeled this behavior in our house.  The TV would go on only for specific shows, and usually only at night. Fiction was my favorite for decades.  Since leaving school and the … Continue reading

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