Over the course of the past year, I’ve watched a lot of kid sports. Not just the games but the practices. Hours of drills and instruction, running laps and coaches working to keep the attention of easily distracted kids and teens. It has been surprisingly interesting. I didn’t play sports as a kid. There […]
Fresh on the heels of a second move in less than six months, I’ve been thinking about what it means to be at home. Some people live their whole lives in one town or even on one farm or piece of land. For them, being “at home” is tied at least in part to a […]
Random shots from several elevations and one Instagram account. Snow has returned to Mt Hood. Fall carpet. This is the foliage of some sort of tree… but doesn’t it look like something Lady GaGa would wear? The view over Iceland. All photos taken by me, with an iPhone.
A week after I wrote this post , 130 people died in attacks in Paris. The day before, 39 died and 243 were injured in a suicide bombing in Beirut. It is shocking, but these events are hardly unique. In just this year alone, countless attacks have been made on civilians and students in Egypt and […]
Random shots from three states. two sporting events and one Instagram account. Technically not from October, but hey! Lunar eclipse! Mt. Shasta, on the return from San Francisco. (I wasn’t driving.) Levi’s Stadium (San Francisco, CA). Because I couldn’t get a closeup of a football player no matter how much I zoomed in. *sigh* I […]