Category Archives: animals

Not Emma Goldman

Having a sick kitty in the house prompts a few memories of how she came to live with me, as well as reflections on what she’s added to our lives over the years. In 2004 my good friend Mary heard … Continue reading

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Why do I love living in Bloomington? Let me count the ways.

1. You can walk out your back door and find a baby deer. 2. You an attend a harpsichord concert at the Wylie House, listening to talented musicians from the Jacobs School of Music perform in a charming nineteenth-century setting. … Continue reading

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Consider the Lilies

The lilies in our front yard neither toil nor spin, but it does take a lot of effort to protect them from the deer. In the four years since buying this house, we’ve never seen this particular lily bloom because … Continue reading

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Zoo babies

A visit to the zoo is especially fun when there are lots of zoo babies. I have never seen so many different zoo babies than I did last Friday at the Indianapolis Zoo. Thanks to Paula for being a most … Continue reading

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