Somewhere else in time

Spoke with Jilli today, and thought about Val in Bedlam, and triaged the Bedlam pictures, getting ready to post some for Val and Chuck to see, and contact with the life I so recently left made me feel disoriented. I am happy to be here, to have turned November into...

Right at you, left behind

First full moon here “Right at you, left behind” is my mnemonic to remind me where to look when I am walking on the road. Today I walked to the store again, and on the way stopped in at … a performance space and theater and acrobatics school. The...

Henny Penny

Henny Penny, interrupted in the act of napping The chooks are starting to rush the door and be pissed off they aren’t being let out to scratch and peck bugs all day. It is a perfect time of year for them to do that, and it’s useful for the land as well,...

Naked packing

This spider was close to three inches top to bottom, and almost too beautiful for me to be frightened. Got back late a couple of nights ago, and had just the next day into early afternoon to get the horses ready for their trip to Texas. They left yesterday around 4....

Johnny Handsome

There is a movie called Johnny Handsome about a very ugly man who is treated badly and then has surgery and becomes… handsome enough, and the same people who treated him badly now treat him well. And of course it all turns to custard at some point, and his...

Bonnie, Gypsy Princess

Did a quick trip across to Seattle this morning to spend a couple of hours at the ferry terminal with a friend of mine (lives in D.C.), who planned to visit with me, but whose grandmother began actively dying while he was on the first part of his visit west— he...