Tag Archives: THING

Back at It

First off, this windowsill photo is from HollyCornblog for Boltgirl … commemorating an epic loss to Wannabees on the Fantasy Gridiron. All good things, as they say, must come to an end.  As it is with winning streaks, so it … Continue reading

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Quick Sunday Update

Lovely poem from Grace Paley this morning on The Writer’s Almanac daily e-mail.  Titled “In the Bus” … a visit from a long ago child bringing an invitation … out of the blue, on a bus in Western Mass … … Continue reading

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So, Woodstove Management …

Yep, that’s definitely a skill I need to practice a bit more, judging from the 80+ degrees I managed to have the place at by bedtime.  (And yes, JBD … if we manage a trek up here in the cold … Continue reading

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Heartland Schmartland and Other Rants on an Otherwise Beautiful Saturday

So, I recently read somewhere that one of the leading lights of the Tea Party/Rabidly Conservative Republican base is going to be touring the “Heartland” in the not-too-distant future. I won’t mention his/her name because it’s really not important and … Continue reading

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Phew, It's Phriday!

Judging from the sunrise today it’s going to be an absolute beauty! Perfect October weather – it doesn’t get any better than that.  Thanks, Alice, for the poem yesterday.  I’m gonna transcribe it here to share … Fall by Edward … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning Catch-Up

Is it me, or does the political landscape seem like it’s going through a sea change?  Or a slow-moving earthquake?  Not the right metaphor … help me here. My sense is that something big and violent is happening to the … Continue reading

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