best of MPC

for my 1000th post, i made a list of my best posts. i thought i'd try out the new pages feature (yay blogger!) and make this available:
~  force of nature - september 24, 2004
~  seriously - february 20, 2008
~  observing or judging? - march 28, 2008
~  murakami moment - may 29, 2008
~  italian for beginners - may 10, 2008
~  keeping my vibe down - june 20, 2008
~  a day i'll never have back - august 26, 2008 (if you follow no other link, this is the one)
~ parallel worlds in the mirror - october 13, 2008
~  a supposedly fun thing... - december 27, 2008
~  i don't look like who i am - january 29, 2009
~  what are you gonna remember? - february 27, 2009
~  i love lucy - february 19, 2009
~  a wtf? wednesday experience - march 11, 2009
~  monday lessons - march 16, 2009
~  on why i'm all about the lower case - april 16, 2009
~  the zone - april 30, 2009 (by popular demand)
~  #700 and advice on getting there - may 28, 2009
~  blog camp anyone? - may 5, 209
~  there's something about a shipyard - august 29, 2009
~  documentary photography - november 12, 2009
borgesian dreams - december 9, 2009
stitched up: what does quilting mean? - january 20, 2010
~ aging system fails to keep up with new economic reality - february 22, 2010
~ weaving the past or a treasure trove of historical threads - february 14, 2010
~ blast from the past - february 5, 2010
~ the fifth circle of hell or weird wednesday gets even weirder - march 3, 2010
~ on memory and forgetting and taking a picture every day - march 17, 2010
~ in which she ponders the waning years of the american empire - august 29, 2010
~ great love is.. - october 5, 2010
~ into the fog - october 7, 2010
~ at this moment - december 19, 2010
~ soar - march 29, 2011
~ in which she wonders if now is all it's cracked up to be - november 6, 2011
~ do you recognize yourself in a language not your own - february 2, 2012
~ looking at life through kittens' eyes - june 25, 2013
~ toto, we're not in kansas anymore - july 22, 2013
~ words are revealing - august 8, 2013