Tag Archives: Portsmouth

Warp and Weft

Movers could have unfurled the enormous Persian rug in one of two ways. Once spread out, it fills more square feet than did our entire first apartment as newlywed grad students. A symmetrical design falls away in layers from a central … Continue reading

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A Couplet and Complicated Compassion

“Yesterday it did not seem as if today it would be raining.” Last night actually did give just a hint of rain, after a glorious evening outside at Prescott Park in Portsmouth.   This time Shawn Colvin was not driven from … Continue reading

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My Baby Blue

“Well I’d like to visit the moon, on a rocket ship high in the air.  Oh, I’d like to visit the moon.  But I don’t think I’d like to live there.” These lyrics make me shamelessly wistful for days with … Continue reading

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