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Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.  -Alexander the Great

A A bird doesn’t sing because he has an answer, he sings because he has a song – Joan Walsh Anglund (A Cup of Sun, 1967) A book…

Underwood Standard 3 typewriter

daily journal

my JOURNAL |  my wish list  |  writing down memories for my family  |  beneficentia work  |  learning how to manage psuedoxanthoma elasticum (pxe)  |  death cleaning  |…

20-June-2013 - Derivative image

comments – what people are saying

22-MAY-2020 – MALYNDA G I received the masks in the mail.  I can’t thank you enough.  They fit just perfectly.  Even for the little ones. 7-MAY-2020 – MALYNDA…

2-August-2019 - An evening of making custom 1" buttons

if you wish to make a donation

Donations are welcome & much appreciated if you can afford to do so.   I am grateful to my patrons for their generosity over the years. Recent expenses include…

donated 38 photographs to google maps / google local guides in support of local businesses

To date I have donated 5348 digital photos / 9 videos  to Google Maps via the Google Local Guide program in support of 974 businesses & places.  78,190,501 views –…

21-Feb-2018 - Canon PowerShot N camera, Creative Filter setting. Artificial flower.

beneficentia = active kindness in 10 acts

beneficentia = active kindness “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, & the roots spring up & make new trees.” – Amelia Earhart (aviator)…

Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs (1864) by Frederic William Burton

painting – Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs (1864) by Frederic William Burton

A favourite painting of mine. Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs (1864), a painting in the National Gallery of Ireland by Irish artist Frederic William Burton(1816-1900). Based on a…

2-March-2013 - Self portrait at the Stork Club, Oakland, California

thank you for your support – the patrons of 200pockets.com

The 200pockets.com website & the activities we partake in relies solely on donations.  I am grateful to all those who have supported the me over the years. –…

what is death cleaning?

What is death cleaning? …. going through belongings & making decisions about them before you die. … Swedish – “dostadning”.  “Do” is death and “stadning” is cleaning.  In…

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donald trump – I will not be a hypocrite

8-October-2016 – Berkeley, California “And when you’re a star they let you do it. You can do anything.  ‘Grab them by the p***y. You can do anything.’ Though…

Co-existence or no existence. - Piet Hein

Co-existence or no existence. – Piet Hein

a list of things I would like to remember

 memento = remember |  semper meminero = “I will always remember ADHD – https://totallyadd.com/ ALISON.COM – free training MOVIES Always Be My Maybe (2019) – romantic comedy movie AMTGARD –…

22-Sept-2019 - Digital image for a bookseller

provided 64 digital images to a local bookseller

To date have provided 12,800 digital photos/scans of 3641 books.  Have another 8233 books that need to be photographed. 25-MAY-2020 – Provided 40 digital images to a local…

gifted a cherry coke to my local postal clerk

22-May-2020.   Being the end of the week, I gifted a can of Cherry COKE to my local postal clerk.  He is very kind to me.  Grateful for his…

ways to help our communities

BERKELEY TYPEWRITER, University Avenue, Berkeley, California CARDZ FOR KIDS – http://cardzforkidz.org/ ELEGANT TRASH (indie band) – Swag/Merch for sale – https://eleganttrash.ecrater.com/ IVY ROOM (music venue), Albany, California (GoFundMe…

cherished songs

TLC Waterfalls (cover song) – Brother Stone & The Get Down How Deep is Your Love (cover song) – Brother Stone & The Get Down You’ve Got A…

musician resources

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF COMPOSERS, AUTHORS & PUBLISHERS (ASCAP) AUDIOSPARX – music licensing for creative and commercial uses; music library BANDZOOGLE (website hosting for bands and musicians) – http://www.bandzoogle.com…

8-April-2020 - Sewing DIY fabric masks

my fabric mask project

8-April-2020.  Though I ordered some washable fabric face masks from Etsy sewers – delivery is delayed so I am going to try and sew some masks. My first…

a gift of appreciation for my local postal clerk

8-May-2020.   Left a gift of appreciation for my local postal clerk.