Archive for the 'Writing' Category

Mar 02 2018

Pushing Up Daisies

Published by under Writing

I just finished taking two writing classes at OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, which offers courses for retired people under the auspices of UC Berkeley). One class was in memoir, and the other in children’s picture books. Here’s something I wrote for the former. The assignment was to describe a setting. Here ’tis: With wood-paneled […]

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Mar 01 2015

Mister Rogers

Published by under Audio,Work & Jobs,Writing

I got tears in my little ole eyes while watching this. He was such an amazing man. The idea that he wanted to give a farewell message to all his fans is classic Mister Rogers. An excerpt: “I know how tough it is, some days, to look with hope and confidence on the months and […]

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Sep 05 2014

Thoughts About Exercise

I hate exercise. It’s boring, and hard work. I’m lazy. I wish exercise were a service you could have done for you, like a haircut. “I’m going to get my exercise done today.” Instead of a brisk walk up the avenue, you could be pulled along on a cart that has a meter up front; […]

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