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A new blog & thoughts about things American

Hello friends. Thank you for sticking with me as this blog of searching moves into celebrating Everyday DerringDo. We are headed out in a new and good direction. Would love to have you join the ride at Everyday DerringDo. Start … Continue reading

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Traveling new routes

  As the fog over this new year rolls back and the landscape comes into view, I am quiet. What is it about one day that makes all of the last season come to an “end stop” and the next … Continue reading

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Blood moon and everynight stars

  Did you see the big rust moon last week? It was gorgeous and 5% larger to the viewer as the moon and earth drew closer for a few hours. I chased the 100-year view with Starbucks in hand and ended … Continue reading

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I would have hated to miss it

I almost missed it this morning. This morning marked the blood moon when early “morning people” saw both the big red moon and the rising sun in the same sky. My friend, Lou, checked in to make sure I didn’t miss it. The … Continue reading

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I never saw it coming

  Life is strange. Isn’t it? We work and plan Some scheme We grow and diminish Grow further still. So many unknowns We must stay light on our feet Agile Ready to volley and pitch Angle left Shoot from the … Continue reading

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Scrappy Does

  Have you ever felt like an oddball?  That your “fitting in” has about as much chance as fitting into those small/medium jeans at the Gap? This week of job and solo pursuits has reminded me – none too gently – … Continue reading

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Whistling in the dark

Job hunting is – at its best – a voyage of discovery. At its worst, it is terrifying and overwhelming. I’ve been fortunate to have family and friends (framily) who cheer me on and take me seriously when I ask for … Continue reading

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