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What a terrible day. At least we get to get up and do it all again tomorrow.
The neighbors invited us over to swim in their pool that has a section that’s 8 or 10 feet. Treading water there while watching out for two (life-jacket-wearing) kids, I have a renewed respect for the #Olympics water polo players.
Couple fossils from the creek bank. These are less than an inch on a side, so not huge. Neat though — usually we find them embedded into bigger rock. 🪨 📷
Discovered the fascinating macabre song cycle Ghost Quartet while working from home today. Written by the writer/composer of Great Comet and featuring a couple of the performers. A lot of the same musical DNA.
🛰 📷 ISS Flyover tonight in St. Louis
Enjoying a little homemade krupnik on ice over strawberries, and thinking I’ll probably make some more this fall.
“I’m the worst” — Central Park
“Don’t think about the failures, think about the future.” — Central Park
Steps leading down to the creek behind our house at about 4 p.m., 4:20 and 4:40 today as it was fell after 1.5″+ of rain. The fourth photo is from last year, slightly different angle, showing what the creek normally looks like.