Likelihood and Probability

             Have you ever seen a squirrel in your blackberry bushes?  I hadn’t either, not until earlier this week.  It was surprising.  But, maybe, it shouldn’t have been.              We, as a species, go places where humans couldn’t possibly survive, and yet they do.  We, […]

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Seeing With Grateful Eyes

                Don’t take shit for granted, that’s what I’m hearing right now.  Literally as well as figuratively.  Like, if we are able to walk ourselves to the bathroom, and “perform” with relative normalcy, that’s a gawdamned gift.             During this recent winter blast (while […]

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Halt. Look. See.

             Whether we live in a spot where the buildings are hundreds of years old, or maybe the natural features are breathtaking, any place we sit today (and all days) is a sacred place.              People have been here before us, they have left their […]

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Selecting Options Available.

             Navigating the aisles of a grocery store has always been a pain/pleasure thing for me (not in the way you may be thinking though).  I like it, I dislike it.  I love it, I hate it.  I adore it, I abhor it.  See?  Confusing for me too.  When the witchlings were young I’d use it as […]

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Seasonally Appreciative.

             It was SO damn spring-like today.  I mean, typically and traditionally VERY Willamette Valley spring.  From the phenomenally quick-moving clouds, to the sideways rain, to the sudden downpours of hail, to the gusty winds, and the glaring patches of sunlight.  Tumultuously Springy!  And I was out in it.               Last night before we went […]

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