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Palette Cleanser

For President’s Day, a palette cleanser… still meaning to come back and finish this one day… My readers will be disappointed to learn that my first memory is not of the fire that baked me, but rather the mitts my mother used to pull me from the oven. If you Read more…

By AA Peterson, ago
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Purely Good Things

Today, something will happen that I have been looking forward to for a very long time. The sort of thing that gives me hope for the future and the potential of humanity. SpaceX will launch the Falcon Heavy, the most powerful rocket since the Saturn V. Were it not for Read more…

By AA Peterson, ago
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Gratitude

Maxims sometimes sound offensive and trite, because they are. Other times, they sound offensive and trite because we’d rather not believe that they’re true. Truth hurts because it’s firm and unyielding, and it smashes through all the complicated gossamer webs we’ve built in ourselves that make up the story about Read more…

By AA Peterson, ago