Author Archives: Willow

Power Wrap Up

My Power Year turned out to be a real mixed bag. Just a mixed up bag of nuts from the bulk section. I surpassed my hiking and traveling goals and learned how to touch my toes for the first time … Continue reading

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What Goes On

It’s almost my birthday! That means my Power Year is almost over. Let me just say that I did NOT meet all of my goals. Sewing? Two handkerchiefs- by hand, but still. Guitar? Well, once my teacher started going on … Continue reading

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Dating Digest

School started; my life stopped. Or that’s my excuse for not blogging anyway. Though it’s true that I’ve been very busy with my ELEVEN Talented and Gifted students (think about how crazy that is considering TAG means you’re in the … Continue reading

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Power Progress, part 2

OK, here’s the rest of it! Books I wanted to read 18 books in my 31st year (in addition to the mountain of magazines I consume each month.) So far I have read 5.5. I just finished Nicole Krauss’s latest … Continue reading

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Power Progress, Part 1

I have a blogging habit wherein every time I post something that makes me feel even slightly vulnerable I immediately try to bury it with other, less personal entries. La la la! It’s happening right now! Not that yesterday’s post … Continue reading

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A Beacon

I’m in Denver. I arrived Friday night and was promptly swooped up to the mountains by my two best besties (who I cannot think of pseudonyms for. Do I need to make a pseudonym for everyone? Ahab thinks I do- … Continue reading

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moves, moods, changes

It’s been a challenge trying to decide what to post here these last two months. I am making progress on my Power Year, but I want Perfect Heart to be more than a place to give updates on projects. For … Continue reading

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Signal Fire

Signal Fire: Opal Creek 2011 from willowonder on Vimeo. I am out of the woods! My seven days in the Opal Creek Wilderness were incredible. It’s an ancient, old growth forest and the trees are so big! And the creek … Continue reading

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Hitting the trail

Well this is going to be a real quick post because I am about to hit the trail! I’m going with Ahab and the Signal Fire arts organization to the Opal Creek area for 7 days and nights of backpacking. … Continue reading

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Catching the Beat

Moose sent me another three mixes! That man is prolific. Do you know he’s also writing his dissertation, applying for professorships, serving on cool committees, conducting research for other historians, etc, etc, etc? Well he is. And somehow hes like, … Continue reading

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