Author Archives: Sharon Gerald

Writing on Issues in a Divided World

I want to write something for my students about this, or at least prepare something to say to my students about this, so I’ve decided I need to first write about it for myself to start sorting out my thoughts … Continue reading

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Cranes 87-89 Cranes 90-92 Cranes 93-95 I’ve spent a few days away from Internet access, and I’m just now making up my crane pictures. I could have figured something out about posting the pictures without missing a day if never … Continue reading

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Some days you are the windshield 

Today, however, I was the bug. I do have a crane and a picture for today, but because I am posting this from my phone, and I’m too lazy to figure out how to embed the picture off Flickr this … Continue reading

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Ch-ch-ch-choices

Cranes 84-85 of 1000 for 2016. I folded these cranes at an Asian restaurant while waiting for my food to arrive. I had the choice to go to dinner or complete my origami/photo project for the day, so I decided … Continue reading

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In which comfort becomes the priority

Crane 83. This is a student made Huck Finn raft. It has been left behind from someone’s presentation in a literature class. The bird sitting on it was made from a Pride and Prejudice calendar. I’m not sure what Elizabeth … Continue reading

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I don’t think so, said the little dog to the sullen cat

My dog challenge prompt and my regular photo challenge prompt were essentially the same today: “in a box” and “box.” I tried to make Lucy Peanut sit in a hat box while I took her picture, but she refused to … Continue reading

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Portrait of Innocence

Crane 75 of 1000 for 2016. Lucy Peanut says, “What paper crane? I haven’t seen any paper crane. Good luck finding your missing crane.” Cranes 76-77.

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All hail the power of peer pressure

Lucy Peanut is tuckered out, and I can’t say I blame her. She burrowed into a blanket on the couch to take a nap this evening, and I tried to get her up to play so that I could take … Continue reading

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Sitting on top of the world

Cranes 69-71 of 1000 for 2016. These cranes were made with a Bible verse calendar. The following verses were used: 1 Corinthians 14:33 “For God is not a God if disorder but of peace–as in all congregations of the Lord’s … Continue reading

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The queue for happiness

Cranes 64-68 of 1000 for 2016. My photo challenge today was “all in a row.” I made five cranes instead of three today to make up for the fact that I only made one yesterday and to give a little … Continue reading

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