The Kimono: Everything I Need Including Room to Grow

A blue robe with splashes of color hangs from the sill of a window.
This robe was 6 inches shorter when I found it in a box. Photo by author.

I couldn’t believe my eyes. The wall looked blue, when the same paint was green in the next room.

I texted a photo to my friend, the same friend who had helped me choose colors.

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Yogi. Wordsmith. Hutch Pup. Diagnosed with I.O. (idiotic optimism) since an early age.

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Yogi. Wordsmith. Hutch Pup. Diagnosed with I.O. (idiotic optimism) since an early age.

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