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One week

14 Dec Mayan Calendar

Seven days, 168 hours, 10,080 minutes. Some weeks feel agonizingly long (the protracted work days before Christmas holidays). Others feel much too short (the fleeting days of a summer vacation). But week after week, we’re given the same amount of time to use (or misuse) as we see fit. Continue reading

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November Rain

5 Nov November Rain

We’ve officially “fallen back” and the dark days are coming. Miserably rainy, cold, dark days. The shortest day of the year is still two whole months away and the two months following that can be some of the wettest and darkest on the west coast. It’s the time of year when people hunker down and hide under their umbrellas, their blankets, and their moods, to wait out the season. Continue reading