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…And Dreams Ensued

It is pretty early to declare Today’s Perfect Moment, but I had a moment early this morning which needs reflecting on. Every morning, a little before six, my cat wakes me up and demands his breakfast. He can be quite … Continue reading

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Not Only One…But Many

Today’s Perfect Moment is simply the day it was. Highlights include: Hearing Pink Floyd’s Wish You Were Here on the radio. Lots of sunshine that shone even as the rain fell. A delicious dinner meal. Finding some books at the … Continue reading

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New Sheets

I had planned to downplay Today’s Perfect Moment.  I had started to write something like an apology before I even got to the topic.  Something like “Today’s Perfect Moment is not that amazing”–but I’ve used that opening before.  Not only … Continue reading

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Early to Rise Yields a Surprise

I can not say whether I am entirely a night person or a morning person. If I have to get up, I do.  Though I might feel sleepy at 9, I am doing stuff at 12 or 1, and sometimes … Continue reading

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The Coffee Incident

As is now documented, I fall asleep on the bus on my way home from work. Today’s story is not about me sleeping, though.  It is about one of my fellow passengers who displayed some fantastic skills. First some background … Continue reading

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If You Snooze, You Lose

In the process of improving oneself, the setting of challenges seems to be a common theme. Things like don’t eat out next week or drink no soda.  I make them myself, but I don’t make too many.  This goes against … Continue reading

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August 8, 2014: Waking With a Purpose

Yesterday’s perfect moment came about for precisely the same reason I didn’t write about yesterday’s perfect moment, yesterday.  Sound confusing?  Please keep reading and see if you can decipher it. Yesterday I planned to watch something online that was scheduled … Continue reading

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June 12, 2014 A Nap Unexpected

I am not a lover of sleep.  I would rather do something than sleep.  I would rather do anything than sleep.  I stay up late doing things when I should be asleep.  This mght be reading, watching TV, surfing the … Continue reading

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May 31 2014 An Unintended Nap

  Somewhere in my teens there was a book, perhaps originally a refrigerator poem, called something like Everything I Ever Learned, I Learned in Kindergarten–I think that is what it is called.  Like a lot of things, if I really … Continue reading

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