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The Way Out Here
I do. That was the contract that resulted in a thousand “do’s” since. Careful, young fellas: you want to be mighty sure of the lady to whom you give the power of the …
Ramblings of a Catskill Flyfisher
We are about a month from spring, or the vernal equinox; it occurs this year on March 19. Some people might have thought that we would have an early spring. Our winter has been somewhat of a mild …
A BEVY OF COLUMNS
Mixed Greens

It’s official: I have now lived in Sullivan County longer than I have lived anywhere else.  Celebrating this happy milestone, I remember how forlorn but full of promise our derelict …

River Muse
Peppy and Esther

The workshop was well underway when the door opened and a woman trailing a wheeled suitcase appeared, accompanied by the workshop director, who introduced her as Peppy, our missing colleague. There …

Peace and Justice Files
Contagion

There are some really nasty bugs going around these days. Viruses, bacteria, parasites…  Some of them are even more powerful than you think.  For example, take Toxoplasma …

Root Cellar
From the Relationship Center
Cultivating self-love

Self-love is a fundamental concept of which most people are aware. It is the foundation of good mental and emotional health, and it enables individuals to live a happy, fulfilled life. However, …

Jude's Culinary Journey
Before the food channels—and cooking programming in general—became the circus it is today, there existed shows that were instructional. The chefs were, for the most part, easy-going and …
Mixed Greens
Do you see faces in inanimate objects? The phenomenon known as pareidolia is quite common in human experience—for example, seeing animal shapes in clouds or face-like patterns in the grain of a …
The Way Out Here
Our family has been battling the sickness lately—influenza type B for those curious. Apparently it’s been going around lately and this just happened to be one of those times it got us …