Where's Waldo?

  Fred asked, Where in the world am I? Here is Google Earth‘s view. We are almost due west of Myer’s Flat. East of the King’s Range. Thus technically, I’m only 4 miles from the nearest town but it takes me 35-40 minutes to drive there. The first 4 miles are dirt. Then twisting one lane county road for about

Read more

Morning Walk

Up the Crick Sun tiptoed in and out of clouds. Ice formed on still water. Bundled, I slipped out for a walk. The flowers know that April is opening its door so they are putting on a show. I saw Shooting Star, Baby Blue Eyes, Houndstongue, Trillium budding, Wild Gorse, Wild Current, Saxifrage, Pink Milkmaids, Ceanothis budding, Wild Lupine, Wild

Read more

Speaking the Cards

Light from the candle licked the gray planes of her face as she stared up at me. From behind my chair, out of the crouching intent group , a boy whispered, “Not the Tower.” My breath quickened. Carefully, I laid the card down. The bodies falling from the tall building made despair a reality. Lightning striking the roof in the

Read more
1 212 213 214 215 216 230