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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #35 – “Life In The Hermit Lane”

Written on 08-27-20. When my late husband was alive, he often used to chide me at my constant desire to get out of the house. “You’ve…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #32 – “So What Else Is New?”

Written on 08-18-20. This is the column I haven’t wanted to write. The one that tells the truth that I don’t want to think about….

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #29 – “Make The Damn Bed”

Written on 08-06-20 I have now been writing these COVID-19 Edition Punks The Muse columns for 14 weeks. They are helping me to survive this…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #28 – “Be The Great Love Of Your Life”

Written on 8/04/2020 I last went to work 147 days ago. Nearly half a year, living in the United States of COVID-19. It has been…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #27 – “Memory Magic”

Written on 07/25/20 Today I did yard work by the patio of my rented house. I’m trying to improve it so I can enjoy it…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #25 – “It’s true. The more things change the more they stay the same.”

So, like you (probably) I struggle to some degree with COVID 19 depression. There are those days I just don’t want to get out of…

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Quiet Lightning / virtual mixtape

Quiet Lightning presents their 134th show, held virtually on Monday, July 6, 2020, with readings/performance by (in the following order): Leah Mueller » Diana Donovan » Elizabeth Burch-Hudson » Christopher Dizon » Karisma Rodriguez » Halim Madi » Paolo…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #20: “To Thine Own Self Be True”

Written on 07-06-2020 A week from today it will be exactly four months — one-third of a year! —that I have been sheltering in place….

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Save the indie bookstores

Sign the petition: designate independent bookstores as cultural institutions

This is fully within the power of our local government and makes a lot of sense. Read more here and sign it!

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Submissions open for The Racket’s weekly Quarantine Journal

In these times of shared solitude The Racket decided to put together a free, weekly online journal. Some writing, some art, once a week at…

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