Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Second-hand Santas

It’s Black Friday. Mall parking lots are crowded. But there’s plenty a room in the parking lot at Sister Thrift. My son and I spent 20 minutes browsing through all manner of unexpected items, chatting with the sales people, and … Continue reading

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Most people I know do good work, or at least try to. They strive. Some are in fancy offices doing work that affects thousands of souls. Others are in humbler situations, or attending to quotidian affairs. But they give it … Continue reading

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To the folks who’ve “Gone Fishing”

This photo shows all that is left in a storefront I pass often in Cushing Square. Whatever the last business here was, it’s been closed for a while. They left their flag, which is now pretty faded. And a dirty … Continue reading

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