…in pursuit of wild things

4545 Miles and 12 States: Part One

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not. ---Ralph Waldo Emerson, Essay 12 Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you... Continue Reading →

August Pictures

August left in a hurry. Too fast for me to write much about it anyway. Middle Boy had the best week at camp with Canoe Kentucky. On the last day he was the only camper. He enjoyed having his counselor... Continue Reading →

August Coffeeshops and Street Rods

I’m sitting in a local coffee shop while my daughter chats with a friend. This is the first time we’ve done something like this. I guess there will be more outings with friends. Oldest hasn’t asked to have any of... Continue Reading →

Journal: Quarter Two Week Fourteen

Tonight I'm sitting outside and writing. The younger two are playing in the yard and the two bunnies are out nibbling on clover. Just as I wrote this Monty went to hide in the day-lilies; Polly is preening in the... Continue Reading →

Sleeper Awake

The insidiousness of isolation is that it does not happen suddenly. It comes on slowly; creeps like a fog in the night and envelopes you in an impenetrable blindness without your notice. At least, that is my experience. Choosing the... Continue Reading →

One Week

Yesterday a large storm front pushed through our region. The skies were dark most of the day. Sometimes the rain poured so furiously our street appeared to be a muddy stream. Today was more of the same but with less... Continue Reading →

Vacation, Camps and an Old Car Trophy

I've been on vacation from work this week. I'm not looking forward to going back. The hardest part of working is being forced to exist to the company's needs as opposed to my family's. I'm dreading going back on Sunday.... Continue Reading →

May 2018

I kept intending to post on my days off from ClickList. My days off have been busy lately or days filled with sickness. My IBS has not been easy to manage the past month. Some of it is stress related... Continue Reading →

2018-2019 Curriculum

I just had a little freak out moment typing two-thousand and nineteen in the title. The years really flow in rapid succession. Each year made of moments good, bad, and many shades in-between. Today, my head is a little too... Continue Reading →

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