First Year, Personal

summer months

I guess it’s kind of been a while. Lots of stuff happened. I’m taking a business class and might attempt to start a small website business in the fall. Pretty fun. I’m also a substitute librarian at the main library here in Portland. I’m super excited about this one. It’s torture and wonder to work in a place so full…

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Moments

Do you ever find that the best moments, the most enjoyable discussions, and the shared laughter in secret talks are the ones you want to keep the closest? I do.

First Year, Maine

fates

 image by seinong on flickr i’ve been considering a few things lately, but primarily fate and whether or not it is real, or made up in our own minds. the dictionary says that “fate” is something that unavoidably befalls a person. that is, something that will happen to you regardless of what you do, something out of your control. i wonder if this means that rather…

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mmmm weekends

i made a very short (twenty seconds) video of my morning. piano music and falling snow outside. beautiful. i’m also sipping a cup of peppermint tea. mmmm weekends. here’s a frame so you can see what the video looks like. snow & philip glass how are you spending your weekend?

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marceline

this is marceline, marcie for short. she is our new kitten (she’s just a year old) we got on saturday. it was my birthday, so nick and i rode the bus out to our friends’ house and borrowed their car. we got to the foster home (marcie is from a shelter) and marcie was just perfect. she came right up…

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a walk in the park

i took this on sunday when nick&i went for a walk in the park. the sky was gorgeous (it didn’t feel like winter… sad!) and so was the weather, though it was a bit cold. we discovered a really awesome playground we will most likely go back to when it’s too dark for other people to be there. fun! 🙂…

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january 3

 well, well. here we are and it’s january. a new year. wow. i don’t even really know what to think of that, or how to process it. so here’s a nice picture of a snow covered mountain, and more wishes for snow. how am i supposed to be a winter lady if there’s no winter around here? what the heck,…

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2011’s last friday

since i have the day “off”, here’s what i’ve got to do: go into the office for 2 hours or so stop at CVS on the way home for groceries get quarters for laundry//do laundry finish laundry//go to the Y come home//shower//make dinner WHALE, WHALE, WHALE and yeah. can’t wait to have a slow/easy/busy day. and all weekend is more…

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thursday afternoon

so my boss let us go home early today- that’s pretty cool. even though we could have tomorrow off, i think i’ll go in and check out some stuff i wanted to finish before the new year. workaholic! haha. anyways, tonight is cheese pizza, ginger ale and mostly writing and whale work. i was thinking about setting up a photography tumblr.…

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hockey

so last night we went to a hockey game. specifically, the portland pirates versus the providence bruins. although the bruins had a super interesting and coordinated way of playing, they lost because the pirates were too quick. it was a lot of fun- my first hockey game ever. now i kind of want to go again. i really enjoyed it including…

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