I mentioned last week that I was re-reading Four Thousand Weeks (Goodreads link). I’ve now finished, marking on practically every page; and while I still have much work to do (seriously, so many notes!), my Present lesson for this month … Continue reading Present | September 2022.
That’s right, y’all … today’s post is full of puppies! This afternoon, I spent a delightful hour plus playing with a litter of six-week old miniature schnauzer puppies and I’m officially now just two weeks away from bringing one of … Continue reading TGIF | Puppies!
It’s been a long time since I’ve shared a whole weekending story … and since I have an uncharacteristically colorful, and varied! batch of photos, it seemed the perfect topic for today. Since I last posted, I saw three baseball … Continue reading Weekending.
It’s Friday. again. already! The weather has been glorious this week. cool mornings & evenings for open windows, warm afternoons with bright blue skies, low humidity, and a most welcome respite from air conditioning. happy sigh. Thinking about … diving … Continue reading TGIF | Mid-September.
These past few days I’ve had this almost FIFTEEN year old post in my head (when I had to take a prescribed break from running) and somehow forgot I even wrote this one seven-plus years ago (the last time I … Continue reading Celebrating the Other Things.
Hello friends and happy Friday! Marc played golf this afternoon and I relished the quiet to finish up a few must-do’s on my list (mostly for church). Now I’m settled in to write this post, listening to a “not quite … Continue reading TGIF | Early September.
It’s a strange business, turning those days into sentences, and then paragraphs. Elizabeth McCracken, An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination Some months it feels strange, too, stringing together stories based on a collection of photographs. And yet, … Continue reading Looking Back | August.
I added 22 books to my shelves in August (all my 2022 books are shelved here on Goodreads): Here are those short reviews for the four 5-star books (all books I read on the page): Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies … a … Continue reading Reading Better | August.
Hello friends, hello Friday, and HELLO September! I saw this season tagged #thebermonths and I am here for all 122 days of it. Here in Atlanta we are easing into our best season – starting to think about turning off … Continue reading TGIF | Hello September.
It didn’t take me long to learn that the discipline or practice of writing these essays occasioned a kind of delight radar. Or maybe it was more like the development of a delight muscle. Something that implies that the more … Continue reading Present | August 2022.