Scottish thistle I think.
It is..also the logo for STRATHMORE PAPER CO.
"My yoga instructor asked the class if we have found a particular situation that keeps reoccurring in our lives. She explained it will continue to reoccur until we have learned the lesson we are meant to learn. While there are many routes to one destination, I’ve found honesty and openness with oneself and others is the most fulfilling. Struggle is guaranteed, but the end result is beautiful."
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"Unless you’re Christopher Hitchens, who can write about dying while you’re dying, I think most writers need some distance from their calamities. I suppose I was being a quiet American on that cruise ship—amid three thousand passengers—and in that contemplative space the spectre of my mother’s death transformed itself into a story."
To a little boy, coffee tastes bitter.
But not to a man.
So it’s probably a good thing that I’m too bitter for you.
What’s your ideal toast crispness?
Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein take a breather between shots on the set of Portlandia.