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Musings for the week of 2010-02-08

I have a gig Thursday playing doumbek for belly dancers at an area high school. I wish I hadn't hibernated the drumming all winter! # Just bought Equal Rites: Discworld #3 (Unabridged) by Terry Pratchett on Audible.com. http://soc.li/A2Rw18e # Balthazar drew a stick-figure cartoon today. One figure had a speech…Continue Reading

Remembering the Future

As one looks deeply into their ancestral past, it is the future that you begin to see. I’ve recently been somewhat engaged in the genealogical study of my mother’s father’s name, Gradin. I have discovered, for one, that genealogy is not for the timid nor uncommitted. It is some hard…Continue Reading