Articles

Spring? Summer? Safe? Sound?

Welcome! You can barely tell that you have morphed from newsletter to blog . . . it’s so coordinated! For this, I thank Mike Erickson, my WordPress Website guru, who put the basics together, leaving only the content for me

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Coronavirus and Living Well

Living Well through the Coronavirus Chaos Pick up any book featuring Maira Kalman’s art. Read it – word for word. picture by picture. Call your uninfected friends, only 4 or 5, and gather for a walk. Bring a picnic lunch.

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The No Blog Restyling

There are changes coming. Don’t be scared! TALLAK! will no longer be alone When? Well, soon Pay Close Attention! Hold on with the links —not perfected yet. Facebook Twitter Google-plus

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Musing about our land

I drove across our country in October. From Blairsville, Georgia to my home in Tucson, Arizona. From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Rockies, across wet land and dry land. Across our wide open spaces. There’s land left, folks. There

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Immigration Yesterday

The 4th of July a celebration for immigrants? For many immigrants to the U.S. in the late 19th century, July 4th was deeply significant: Their own home countries were fighting for independence. Perhaps I was hasty when I said there

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The no blog blog

Yes, this is the blog page. And I’m keeping the page but I’m not blogging. I just finished my book, worked night and day to get it formatted properly for publishing, created this website, made a page on Facebook and

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