Visiting faces Visiting eyes Listening ears Patient minds Sharing hearts Pondering Questions Decisions Lightning Thunder Rain Blue sky And birds Thirsty fields of corn Soy beans green Dirty laundry
I drove many hours yesterday, from Tulsa to southern Illinois. I decided to pull into Carbondale. That’s where I lived while I got my degree in graphic art. I lived in Neely tower, on seventh heaven. Anyway, it was late, CJ was asleep, and as I drove into town it was sad at first. The… Read More Carbondale
do you ever feel like you’re running out of time ? that’s now how i’m feeling. so many hopeful destinations and cj doesn’t want to spend all summer in the car. tomorrow we leave tulsa and i plan on heading toward indiana to see how it goes there. i also want to get… Read More Day… what day is this?
Going with the flow. Not too much traffic on I-80 in Nebraska. Headed to see a friend of Casey’s near Tulsa. Ok…okay. The flat open apace makes me feel a lonesome heartache. I don’t know why, it feels like I’m in love with something untouchable. The waves of golden wheat against a blue sky…schew. Love… Read More Day 6
We are at applebees in larmie Wyoming, and they have wifi. Headed to Cheyenne and then we will take a detour north to see my sister. She lives near lingle, which is a three hour drive from Cheyenne. She has no computer service right now, so I will be off line for a couple of… Read More Day 3
Sage brush Through Idaho Sage brush Through Utah Sage brush With purple And yellow flowers Rose cliffs Before a golden sunset Stop For the night Stop Barely into Wyoming Stop driving Stop
I have lived in Oregon since the late seventies and I remember the first time I saw the Columbia gorge. I had never seen anything like it. Today was beautiful, the wide blue green river had some choppy white waves, the douglas fir trees had the company of other trees with their green leaves. High… Read More Day 1
throwing things into the car …ready gas tank full …set and off we …go :-) .
photo by k. randolf via flicker . . . i cut off most of my hair this morning the vacuum bag now contains each strand that looked dark on the floor no longer blond seasoned bits of grey reflecting the light each snip became a deliverance from an image that lived only… Read More go with the flow
. . photo by tom heyes at flickr . . . i have started sending seeds by e-mail they are all packaged in little seed packets i gather them from all different places tell a little bit about where i gathered them and i leave the rest to you. some are being… Read More seeds
Finally, cj’s last day of school. And the sun travels high across the sky. I hear a continuous drone of small aircraft and distant whirring of a selection of machinery cutting back anything green. My toes have been getting more air time and there has been less need for a… Read More coming and going
God willing, the plan is… for cj and i to be leaving soon on a road trip, to travel to and through quite a few states around the country. It is our waves of June. I am, with purpose, planing to spend very little time on-line. I don’t know how much i… Read More places