Archive for October of 2006

October 30, 2006
Love is a Race Car

This past weekend the kids and I attended the wedding ceremony of my two soul-plumbers, to use a German turn of phrase. Dieter and Anna are now a husband and wife soul-plumbing team.

Earlier this year they told us about some quotations from kids aged 4 to 8 to answer the question "What is Love?", little bits of insight and wisdom that only little kids could ever think of. So as an offering to the bride and bridegroom, I asked my kids to think of their own answers to that timeless question, which I took down on a card and gave to them at the wedding. Here's what they came up with.

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October 09, 2006
I went back to Ohio

Vacation, work, the kids and the various vicissitudes of everyday living have kept me away from the blog for a while, but here I am again. The blogging is likely to be fairly sparse for the next few weeks, since my long-running project in Hannover is going into the end spurt, due to be finished up (at long last) before the end of this year; but I do intend to keep it going, and won't be taking a nine-month break as I did once before.

For now, I have some new pictures of my trip to the US in August, and a few other new items, up on my family and friends site (password required, write me if you need one). It was whirlwind trip, first to New York City for four days, and then back home to Columbus, Ohio for about a week, and a good time was had by all.

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