Monthly Archives: November 2013

Thanksgiving Memoir

Ann/Bayard & Gretchen/Crazy Legs, Thanksgiving 1972 or 73 or 74?  Painting by Ann Getsinger Nov 26, ‘13 My Last Hunt A Thanksgiving tradition in the area where I grew up was the Thanksgiving Day Fox Hunt.  It may still be … Continue reading

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Ellipsis

I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help.   November 22, ‘13 What with this being the season for drawing-in and hibernation and for thankfulness and for the 50 years since JFK was assassinated….  … Continue reading

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A day in the life

“EMILY: “Does anyone ever realize life while they live it…every, every minute?” STAGE MANAGER: “No. Saints and poets maybe…they do some.” ― Thornton Wilder, Our Town November 12, ‘13 Sometimes, when I’m working on these abandoned/resurrected paintings, I think of … Continue reading

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  A woman said to the universe: “Sir, I exist!” “However,” replied the universe, “The fact has not created in me “A sense of obligation.” By Steven Crane November 8, ‘13 A few weeks ago I was asked to do … Continue reading

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Fall Back Day

“With the last red berries…” NOVEMBER November comes And November goes, With the last red berries And the first white snows. With night coming early, And dawn coming late, And ice in the bucket And frost by the gate. The … Continue reading

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