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  • borrowed words.

    “I have a different story to tell at 75 than I did at 25. Fifty years makes a difference and so if there’s a poet listening to us right now, one of the things…

    February 11, 2019 7 Comments
  • tivoli: a music system giveaway

    If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ve probably noticed the frequent appearance of one of our very favorite belongings: the Tivoli Model One (seen here and here and here, for example). We’ve…

    September 8, 2014 616 Comments
  • life in a tiny apartment.

    Tip #51: Streamline your music collection. Maybe. Growing up my parents had a shiny silver stereo system that took up a corner of our dining room. Below it was a cabinet housing their record…

    February 13, 2013 27 Comments
  • my week in objects (mostly).

    1. these notebooks.{because they’re so full of opportunity. so clean}. 2. these folders.{because they are shiny, new, and organized by color}. 3. these kitchen scissors.{because they are the best tool for cutting frozen pizza. which we…

    February 5, 2010 29 Comments