• May 2012 Eclipse
    • Paper covers rock covers scissors…
      It is a childhood game
      On Sunday, God played it, too
      And allowed me to take this photo

      Coastal fog covered moon covered sun
      The eclipse scene in southern California
      Look with your eye, blink, exclaim,
      And run to get your camera

      Ocean fog reprieve
      For glorious opportunity

      A picture and words… all good

              My life as a Miracle, May 2012

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A year ago, I joined Pinterest, as every aspiring-to-be-published writer was advised, as a component of ‘Platform’ on social media that will advertise.

It’s a visual billboard of interests and inclinations, as you proclaim yourself to be. It’s good for a writing break, writer’s block, and/or as a writing prompt.… ...

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The great garage make-over of 2012 has begun!

Yes, you read that right: 2012. My husband is a R&D man. Rather, he’s an R&P man: Research and Planner. I often thank God for Google – and Larry should, too. He’s occupied for hours on end, looking for garage flooring and doors, shelving and the like.… ...

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Micawber

MEANING:
noun: An eternal optimist.
ETYMOLOGY:
After Wilkins Micawber, an incurable optimist in the novel David Copperfield (1850) by Charles Dickens. His schemes for making money never materialize, but he’s always hopeful that “something will turn up”.
Moyzis is the name of a UC Irvine biological chemistry professor who recently published his research that found a dopamine gene variant linked to human longevity… Because the FDA is mere steps away from the campus, it can’t be long before this happiness gene is plopped inside a capsule to fuel our years to 100.
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