Daily Archives: March 26, 2013

Genetic makeup

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Erring the laundry

This morning has a familiar, though strangely hypnotic, air about it. I listen to the clothes washer churn, cleaning fabrics at centrifugal speed while its counterpart, the drier, an oversized, outspoken squeaky hamster wheel machine, drains the dampness from another … Continue reading

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Crater Lake & Wizard Island, Oregon

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Guarded heart

Snapping turtle, nature’s trap set to spring shut on man’s foot if he fails to mind his steps. Mother snapper guards her new clutch of eggs like a very large hen roosting on her nest, nary a cluck, but a … Continue reading

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Skyline sentry

Aloft screeches the skyline sentry, perched on drooping cedar bough, wide yellow eyes scanning for earthbound morsels, head rotating to catch the slightest breath or footfall, as whispers of wind stroke its mottled feathered horns. The night begins with the … Continue reading

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