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Thanksgiving 2019

Thanksgiving 2019 was spent at the Shire in New York. Sean and Henrik came and visited. Cooking went well with the exception of dropping a bowl of oysters on the floor. They would have been a new recipe. Ah well. Some other time.

The bison steak was the star of the plate.

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23 November 2019

Walking with Henrik. Chelsea.
Walking. Morningside Gardens
Of Time and Rivers Flowing – Richie Havens
The Other Side, Welcome – Ruby Ibarra
Are You Gonna Go My Way – Lenny Kravitz
Cement – Citizen
Amazing Grace/Nearer My God To Thee – Ladysmith Black Mambazo
John Henry – The Mammals
Alam’i – Koudede
Don’t Say Okay – Mary Black
State of the Nation – George Clinton
Dreamboat – Troy Andrews
Transmetropolitan – The Pogues
Girl from the  North Country – Bob Dylan
Moving On – Sweet Honey in the Rock
Broken – Bear Fox
Dime Mi Amor – Loss Lonely Boys
Treasure Island – The Chieftains

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11 November 2019

Walking. Treadmill.
Walking with Henrik.
Core work and strength work with NK Body Philosophy.
All the Fine Young Men – Eric Bogle
No Man’s Land – Peter, Paul & Mary
Christmas in the Trenches – John McCutcheon
1916 – Motorhead
The Band Played Waltzing Matilda – The Pogues
Harry Patch (In Memory Of) – Radiohead
Paschendale – Iron Maiden
On Battleship Hill – PJ Harvey
Pipes of Peace – Paul McCartney
Soldiers – Julia Turner
Keep the Home Fires Burning – Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih
Some Mother’s Son – The Kinks
Going Home – Randy Newman
One – Metallica
Poppy Day – Siouxsie and the Banshees
Canticle of the Turning – Princeton Seminary Choir


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10 November 2019

Walking. Chelsea. Sometimes with Henrik.
Dreamscapes: Canyon People – R. Carlos Nakai
So Far Away – Carole King
Daniel and the Sacred Harp – The Band
In da Club – 50 Cent
Touch – Sarah McLachlan
Steelers football

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9 November 2019

Walking. Chelsea. Sometimes with Henrik.
Lean on Me – Bill Withers
I Am the Walrus – The Beatles
There’s No You – Louis Armstrong and Oscar Peterson
I’m Ready – Tracy Chapman
Sister – Indigo Girls
Pyramid – Spyro Gyra
Keisha Complex – Shea Diamond
These Walls – Kendrick Lamar
Find Your Way – Adina Nyree
Time to Go – Black 47
Another Brick in the Wall – Agua Clara
It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue – Bob Dylan
Love You Forever – Zendaya
Fight the Power – Public Enemy

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22 Dec #Expect #AdventWord 2018

22 Dec #Expect

The Advent devotional project, #AdventWord  is offered by the Society of St John the Evangelist. Each day a word is provided and participants are invited to share images and/or reflections and to use hashtags so our reflections may be included in an Advent Calendar with others from around the world.

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A moment from today I am thankful for


After dinner in New York with son Sean and grandpuppy Henrik

Traci Smith, author of Faithful Families: Creating Sacred Moments at Home has provided a gift of the November 2018 Gratitude Every Day calendar. I am using it as an opportuity to revisit photos and post them as they speak to gratitude.

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