Our Endurance

             Many people are animal lovers.  I’m more of a tree hugger.  I adore all types.  Clearly I have favorites, we all do.  But for the most part, if it’s under the arboreal classification, I’m all in.              On my drive to work the other […]

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At Present

             Any time I’m in a car, sitting* quietly, not driving nor moving, and it’s rainy, I have pioneer wagon-train flashbacks.  This past week our family went west.  It was glorious, and not at all like the original journey. *Turns out, I do this maybe more than most people.  Huh. […]

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Of Significance and Substance

             It’s been tumultuous recently, personally and politically and globally, even in our weather.  I’ve heard that on a planetary level, we’re transitioning.  We are in an evolutionary phase, this time unlike any before.             Evolution and education are not fast.  They are not a […]

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We’re OKAY!

             Dear Gentle Reader, we’ve had a set-back.  Apparently my family doesn’t function unless we have drama and unexpected emergencies.              My parents are safe in a hotel tonight, no one died.  There was a small amount of property loss (soon to be covered by […]

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Revitalization

             Last night I got an unexpected plea from the mall girls.  Could I come in one final shift?  So, of course, I did.  It was not difficult.  And the bus ride was convenient, entirely pleasant.              However, this (or possibly our-housecoat-wearing-houseguest, or something else […]

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