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Chongyang Festival Oct 7

The 9th day of the 9th lunar month is the traditional Chongyang Festival, or Double Ninth Festival. It usually falls in October in the Gregorian calendar. In an ancient and mysterious book Yi Jing, or The Book of Changes, number … Continue reading

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Comfort and Joy

Approaching last weekend the weather forecast was for freezing rain on Saturday. Both my weather station and my body confirmed this by Friday morning. So I got my errands done and put the world on hold.  I carefully stacked the … Continue reading

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Warm and Cozzy

The last few weeks have been busy. All the cracks around the windows are filled, weather-stripping is fitted around the doors where daylight showed and the plumber has unstopped the drains. The garden beds are under their winter cover of … Continue reading

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