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Thursday, March 31, 2016
Image description: Broken Water Main
We are suffering from a broken water main this morning. I'm brushing my teeth with Earthquake water and there has been no hot shower.
I'm just going to push everything back a day. Guest post tomorrow, possible fiction this weekend, and Mailbox next Monday.
March 31, 2016
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