Category Archives: Fire

Dawn Chorus: Birds of Hawaii

Adam S. (cardinal) Daily Kos member SUN AUG 09, 2015 AT 06:00 AM PDT Good morning birders, twitchers, ornithophiles, and pie-fighters who took a wrong turn. My wife and I spent a week on Hawaii Island (commonly known as the … Continue reading

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It is in the shelter of each other that the people live (Irish proverb).

(Again, thanks Stephanie Woerfel for showing me this!) Best video I’ve seen in a very long time! I think you’ll love it, too! Gimme Shelter video Source: Playing For Change Posted by David Avocado Wolfe Videos on Thursday, July 23, 2015 Enjoy!

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Rodrigo y Gabriela: “Diablo Rojo”

They will get you DANCIN’!! (They have been a great favorite of mine since 2007: from México to Ireland — to the world!)

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A Letter From D-Day: 71 Years Ago, June 6th

Naval Ensign Tracy A. Sugarman (1921 – January 20, 2013) arrived on Utah Beach in the late afternoon hell of June 6, 1944. His letters home to his new wife, June, along with sketches and paintings done on the spot, … Continue reading

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For Leslie — and Her Labors on Behalf of the Rest of Us

A shapeless mass of carbon is wrested — at great human cost — from deep within the planet. Surfacing, it is repeatedly cleaned and cut to the bone, polished and recut, until it is not recognizable for what it once … Continue reading

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Memorial Day with Leslie!

20 years ago I went back to my alma mater, Scripps College (Claremont, CA), and there I met Leslie Lasher Monsour, class of ’69 (I was the class of ’67). She was just beginning her amazing career as a formalist … Continue reading

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Casey’s First Opening as Manager of the Last Rites Gallery, 5/23/15

In spite of the fact that it was the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, there was a good turnout for the show. Some new people were featured, as well as some of the gothic work for which the gallery has … Continue reading

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