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Trying Out: Elevated Jungle Gym (Week 38)

Trying Out: Adventura (Week Thirty-Eight) Five months ago I told my sister about some of the new things I had in mind.  I mentioned that there was a place where lots of cables and platforms were rigged thirty feet above … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Neighborhood Club (Week 37)

  Trying Out: Capp’s Club (Week Thirty-Seven) Once upon a time there was an Italian restaurant not too far from me.  Now, it has been transformed into a bar.  Well, “slightly adjusted” might be a better description.  They painted the … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Podcasting (Week 35)

Trying Out: The Humble Story Teller (Week Thirty-Five) My friend, and a grand orator, passed away on his one hundred and eighth birthday.  I like to tell stories.  I like to dabble in mass media.  All of this pushed me … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Protesting (Week 34)

Trying Out: Protesting Downtown (Week Thirty-Four) Many things I have heard about protests made it seem a bit much for my tastes. In college, what was going to be a showing of disapproval turned into the WTO Riots. My friend, … Continue reading

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Trying Out: The Local Mosque (Week 33)

Trying Out: Idris Mosque (Week Thirty-Three) I had a brief course on world religions during my Social Studies class.  Hearing about a thing from a teacher is one thing.  Hearing about it from someone who cares passionately is another. The … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Skydiving (Week 31)

Trying Out: Plummeting thousands of feet and not dying (Week Thirty-One) It is silly to suggest that I am brave enough to jump out of a plane.  It courts death, is sheer lunacy, and involves a risky nature that I … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Catching Up (Weeks 29, 30, and 32)

I know it is time to catch up.  And not every event deserves its own entry.  Thus, we shall attack the last month or so on three fronts. Actively Listening (Week Twenty-Nine) I tend to socialize as little as possible … Continue reading

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