Vivian Henoch's Blog (9)

Detroit: Views from the Trenches

A Conversation with Dan Gilbert

 Detroit isn’t an easy city to love. It’s a Dickens of a town, the best of times and the worst of places. But there’s a feistiness in its residents that keeps Motor City rolling even as the street lights flicker.

I’m not a native. Born and raised in another post-industrialcity with a Great Art Museum and World-Class Orchestra- Cleveland -- three hours down the road as the time flies. 

A Clevelander, I never…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on July 30, 2013 at 5:30am — No Comments

Road Less Traveled

Groundhog Day on Five Mile Road…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on February 3, 2013 at 7:13pm — 4 Comments

Stash Away, Stash Away

'Tis the Season

I have this thing about bags. You know, those things designed to carry your things. Funny thing: the more things I have, the more I lust for The…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on December 12, 2012 at 6:39am — 7 Comments

Potato Latkes: A Recipe to Twitter

There’s nothing like a platter of potato pancakes to inspire excess. Plain and simple, the recipe I grew up with called for measurement in pounds: as many potatoes as you could stand to peel and grate by hand, as many onions chopped as needed to bring tears streaming to your eyes, eggs and matzoh meal - enough to hold the ingredients together, salt and pepper enough to…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on December 11, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

Old Dog. Wise Soul.

Photo of the Day

5:00 in the morning.  Up and at’em, hands poised over the keyboard at this early hour, on the pretext that this is my habit. Writing.  



I would just as soon roll…
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Added by Vivian Henoch on December 6, 2012 at 5:40am — 5 Comments

My Digital Playpen: Out of Site, Out of Mind

What's Up on the Desktop?

Promiscuous with my words, eclectic in my interests and tastes, I maintain a digital presence far too wide and unwieldy on the web.  
The effect has been…
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Added by Vivian Henoch on December 2, 2012 at 11:30am — 5 Comments

On Zester, On Muddler, On Bundt Pan, On Roaster

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Oy, before it’s Christmas, I need to…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on November 30, 2012 at 10:14am — 7 Comments

To Write. Or Not. Every Day.

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Added by Vivian Henoch on November 29, 2012 at 3:05pm — 7 Comments

Screeching to a halt. Or starting up again

rrrrrr...arrrhhh, crunchhhhh 

No hits, no runs, no posts . . . no excuses, but it’s been something of a dry spell, on a blog I call Wild Turtle Crossing (cross posted on Open Salon and Blogger.)

I’m reminded of the words I first put under its banner two years and nearly 150 posts ago.…

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Added by Vivian Henoch on October 7, 2012 at 9:04am — 6 Comments

NEW BLOG POSTS

More Notes To Self

Posted by Robert B. James on May 18, 2019 at 7:32am 2 Comments

Half_____?

Posted by Steel Breeze on May 18, 2019 at 5:31am 6 Comments

Spun Dry

Posted by Robert B. James on May 17, 2019 at 7:00am 0 Comments

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