Master Archives Page

Okay, so I’m into a lot of different things. The below links should get you to each of the different topic areas that I write about. Have fun.

Fugue in a Minor Key

This is my current serial and if you’re behind, here’s where you’ll want to catch up.

Fugue in a Minor Key Debut

February 9 – 10, 1984 The rain poured down. Not thirty minutes before, when I was still in the UCLA ...
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All chapters should be here

The Dark Side of the Fridge

Posts about how to really cook, as opposed to merely following recipes. If you truly want to get dinner on the table with a minimum of fuss.

How to cook, cooking for beginners, cooking without recipes

How to Chop an Onion

Wow. It feels like forever since I’ve a done a Dark Side of the Fridge post. And it probably has ...
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Stray Thoughts

Rants, musings, what have you. Anything that doesn’t fit into my other topic areas.

Essays, general essay

New Year and New(ish) Book

Well, I’m finally back from my holiday. We had a lovely time here at the Old Homestead. But that does ...
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 Beguile yourself with Stray Thoughts

Carless in L.A.

A fun look at our journey to living an environmentally responsible life.

How to Bring Home the Groceries Without a Car

There are two times when not having a car can be a real pain. One is when the buses or ...
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The latest on our journey

The Sewing Report

My comedy of errors as I try to make my own clothes.

Old Shirts to New Dress: RePurposing Clothes

Repurposing clothes with scraps and old shirts I’ve been really getting into repurposing clothes of late. Never mind that I ...
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Okay, laugh yourself silly here

The Mission Walk

My plan and training to walk the California Missions

It’s Time to Do It

Wow. I’ve been working on my training for what I’ve been calling a distance walking challenge for over a year ...
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Here’s where to see how I’ve been walking