Archive for August, 2007

Any Day Now…

Friday, August 31st, 2007

I started the day with more vigor than I have in the past five, though I’m fading now and am fighting the desire to sleep. Day three of the roofing. Yesterday I felt too unwell to go anywhere. I stayed home and bathed in my own sweat while the mercury rose to 93F and the […]

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Chop Wood, Carry Water: A Mother’s Spiritual Practice

Friday, August 31st, 2007

There is no right way. There is always a right now way.I’m thinking of my mother’s life work (mothering four children) as I watch this and as I imagine what path I will soon travel. Karen’s book, Momma Zen: Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood, is a small treasure — accessible, handy, and valuable. I […]

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A Nifty Tool

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

Ever since Husband and I decided to curtail spending, especially book purchases, I’ve been using WorldCat. WorldCat is the world’s largest network of library contents and services. Look at the treasures available: You can search for popular books, music CDs and videos — all of the physical items you’re used to getting from libraries. You […]

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