Monthly Archives: October 2009

Playing with the “Zeno” Poetry Form.

Pat Lewis introduced the world to his new poetry form, the “zeno” on Monday at The Miss Rumphius Effect.  It is a mathematical pattern featuring syllables of 8-4-2-1-4-2-1-4-2-1 with an “abcdefdghd” rhyme scheme.  While this is considered a “hailstone” sequence, Lewis didn’t … Continue reading


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It’s October! Time for Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies This is a cookie which my friend Randy and I made every October in our first years of teaching.  I make them every year because they are sooo yummy! Here’s the recipe: Preheat oven to … Continue reading

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Surprise Package and Three Generation Photo Show

“The Surprise Package, Marcelle, Aunt Betty, and Moi” Time flies.  Cannot believe that it has been two weeks since I left for New Jersey.  I arrived in record time and waited for the surprise package (AKA my niece, Marcelle) from … Continue reading

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Off to New Jersey

Last year, my aunt’s friend encouraged us to have a two generation photography show at the Church House Art Gallery in the First Reformed Church, Pompton Plains, NJ.  Over tea and talk, my aunt and I decided to include a … Continue reading

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