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The season of the pumpkin

A college boyfriend (who shall forever¬†remain nameless) had a band for a while and celebrated in due course the greatness that is October. Songs were written, ballads performed, festive gatherings held- all in celebration of the ubiquitous fabulousness of fall. … Continue reading

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There are no squash in Colombia

And you know how I feel about squash. Living in Spain as a child, the native American squashes were hard to find. I remember pumpkins, but I am almost certain that they came from the American Air Force Base near … Continue reading

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It has arrived.¬† The sky with colors like sharpened pencils and the air that tastes like stainless steel. We leave our house and the leaves swirl around our ankles like the Pomeranians next door. The ducks in the park are … Continue reading

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