How I see the world at this moment in time . . .
‘The time has come,' the Walrus said,
‘To talk of many things:
Of shoes — and ships — and sealing-wax —
Of cabbages — and kings —
And why the sea is boiling hot —
And whether pigs have wings.'
--- Lewis Carroll
|Posted on October 11, 2015 at 11:55 AM||comments (68917)|
Six days and 2,000 miles later, we returned to home base in tandem with a glorious sunset.
Road trips can be tiring, but they are compelling nonetheless. Getting out to the countryside, feeling the miles slide past under the wheels, meeting new people and finding unexpected treasures -- it all makes a few sore muscles and "sitting aches" worthwhile.
This particular trip began early one October morning. My husband and I departed our suburban driveway just as the orange orb of sun ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 22, 2015 at 5:25 PM||comments (14895)|
My new car sits in the driveway.
Well, let me clarify. The car that is new to me, the car that is to replace a vehicle that I loved, sits like a stranger in my driveway.
Oh, I know it's a "thing." But, this one is a "lady," to be sure. She is shiny and pretty; polished and put together the way a debutante would be prior to her party. I liked her from the moment I saw her. She's no spring chicken, but she's got a great body and she doesn't show her age!
Somehow, though,...Read Full Post »