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By David SpanglerDavid Spangler

#91 Gifting

December 2014             Ever since our distant ancestors dropped out of the trees and stood upright on the vast plains of Africa, we have been oriented around a vertical axis. In the beginning, I’m sure those ancient proto-humans thought of safety as up, in the trees, and danger as down, on the ground where predators Read more…

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A Study in Blankets

By Maryn Spangler About a month ago, I was feeling an urge to use my hands to create something. I had learned to knit many years earlier, but there was just something about knitting that bored me excessively. All I can knit are scarves, and those get dull really fast, especially for someone who doesn’t Read more…

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