Author Archives: gary

About gary

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the hill we climb

When day comes, we ask ourselves, where can we find light in this never-ending shade? The loss we carry. A sea we must wade. We braved the belly of the beast. We’ve learned that quiet isn’t always peace, and the … Continue reading

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the quotable mo sheppo, part 26

“I’m buying you a late Christmas present! What’s your Visa account number?”

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ketchum, ID

 “When you make plans, then you have expectations, and when you have expectations … you will get disappointed.”— the prophet luke danes— You have that One Thing You’ll Never Have to Worry About. How many chances in life do you … Continue reading

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things i wish i had said, part 91

“Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling … Continue reading

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life yin/yang

There’s a hole in the drywall still not fixedI just haven’t gotten aroundto fixing it. And besides,I’m starting to get used to the gaps.— the prophet julien rose baker— Yin: One unit of “packed red cell” blood later, I still … Continue reading

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