Author Archives: Richard Koerner

About Richard Koerner

Seventy something, father, papi, educator, organizer, Francophile, traveler, amateur photographer, gardener, cyclist, kayaker, calligrapher, cinephile, reader, and overall renaissance type human being.

Irrelevant

Sometimes, one just wonders about that age old question of, “Does God exist?” Today, I had one of those experiences that makes me really wonder whether or not my negativity on that subject is real or not. If there is … Continue reading

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SDC and the Crawlspace!

  My Swedish Death Cleaning, now to be referred to as SDC, got into full force today as I took the time to go in and pretty much finish what I had set out to do, make it less likely … Continue reading

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To put out the flag or not to put out the flag on Flag Day

  I feel bad. It is Flag Day, a day to put out the flag, the flag that was given to us in my father’s name for his service to his country during World War II. A flag that flew … Continue reading

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Rich

  I am on the patio on a beautiful June 3rd, enjoying the warmth of an early June day, drunk on the sounds of wind, rustling leaves, bird chirps, and hummingbirds flying to and fro. I am sipping fresh cardamom … Continue reading

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Just another day…

I hate breaking a routine but this is just one of those days. I awakened to the cold air coming from the window next to me and the banging of the blinds on the window. I really prefer having a … Continue reading

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