On the Boat Again

It’s serene, the mountain air crisp. Calm blue waters reflect the morning sun. It’s not like the murky, mucky Chesapeake Bay I grew up with, this aquatic place feels uncommon. Few people recreate early, but they will appear soon enough in boats or on paddleboards and jet skis. We snap fit red life jackets and…

BuzzFreed

It’s one of those days that looks nice when you gaze out the window, all bright and clear as a gentle wind moves the green leaves. Then you step outside and the thick heat assaults you. On the short walk to the post office, I’m glad I’m wearing a white shirt and not a gray…

Dance Break

Another candle on the cake. Time for everyone’s favorite annual event… It’s a tradition on a particular day in June. I check the path to make sure it’s clear of hazards then I’m ready. From the top, I start out strong, something with a good beat. Maybe Praise You by Fatboy Slim or Britney ‘s…

Taking Cover

Alright, I confess, I hate them. Those pale, flimsy fabric bonnets. Why would anyone speaking for themselves wear one? When I would watch Little House on the Prairie, I didn’t understand the point of wearing the brimless, lacey ones. No refuge from the rain. The dust was not deterred. I figured hair ribbons would have been…

Design Flaws

It was hard for me to figure it out. I watched clips on YouTube. I google image searched. Finally I decided the miracle cherry pie from theTwin Peaks diner appears to be a plain double crust and therefore would not be the perfect image for today’s post. Instead, you can probably find it near you…