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Friday Things: The Standing Desk Edition

Ever since I read writer Susan Orlean’s New Yorker piece about working at a treadmill desk, I’ve been intrigued by the idea of walking or at least standing while I work. When we bought this house we thought it came with a built-in office desk. However, when we moved in we found that the (not built-in [...]

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Kathryn Pritchett

writes about Things Elemental — where we find shelter, why we connect, what sustains us and how we strut our stuff.

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    • Now that I’ve done a transatlantic crossing I realize stories of water crossings have always been with me. Noah, Lehi, Columbus, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Kate & Leo. And, of course, all those immigrant ancestors. Our crossing was easy compared to theirs but not without its challenges. Three of our seven days at sea were rough with 25 foot waves and winds at near hurricane status. But despite some seasickness, watching the water and sky was endlessly fascinating.