Adventures in Imperfection

Life Lessons on the Deck of a Longboard

Instructions for Living Life~ Pay attention Be astonished Tell about it –Mary Oliver ***** Note: I wrote a version of story that follows almost four years ago. If you read the original what you didn’t see was the fall-out. At the time, my deeply private (and barely teenage) son was mortified by his mom’s whimsical… Continue reading Life Lessons on the Deck of a Longboard

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Life Lessons on the Deck of a Longboard

Instructions for Living Life~ Pay attention Be astonished Tell about it ~Mary Oliver **** So many things make me toes-up-in-the-air happy. The scent of lilacs A pop-up thunderstorm Spools of Nutscene twine Red rust patches on an old tin roof Good wine and great friends The slant of moonbeams and Orion’s Belt in a clear sky Baby… Continue reading Life Lessons on the Deck of a Longboard