Tag Archives: Prescott Park

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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Skirting the Infinite Void

A man my friend loved died very suddenly and, like my husband, far too young. “I wish I had spent every second with him,” she said. “But you can’t live your life like one of you is about to die,” … Continue reading

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