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August Afternoon


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Taste of Summer

Last summer I ate a tomato sandwich and okra at least once a day.  Those kind of luxuries were not readily available to me the past couple months, so I’ve been extra excited to take advantage of summer’s fresh vegetables … Continue reading

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Recollections . . .

. . . My sensational reminiscing was cut short by the urgent thought that if I stayed in the hot shower too long, the steam would set off the extra-loud smoke detector in my apartment that lives on the ceiling … Continue reading

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Recollections from the Shower

I have spent the day hunched over my computer, excruciatingly convincing my brain to “Please, please focus.”  After a number of hours (the exact amount I will not divulge), I finished my first final paper of the semester.  After a … Continue reading

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Ode to (or essay on?) the Tomato Sandwich

This summer I stated I would eat at least one tomato sandwich every day while I lived in Charleston.  I’m pretty sure that happened during at least June and July.  Once school began, I continued eating tomato sandwiches because I … Continue reading

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So long, Summer

Ok, so much for catching up on the blog while I was at home last week.  Hopefully soon I will put up some pictures from our time at the beach, and the couple of weeks I spent at home.  I … Continue reading

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I have been on a blog hiatus because I am on vacation at the beach.  It’s always nice to end the summer spending time with family and friends for a week, but it also means that it is time to … Continue reading

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