Coastal Birthday

Traveling to work this morning, I realized that I’ve now been driving for 40 years. Having just gotten back from…

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Plant Madness and SATC

I have never liked cleaning, though I love organizing.  My many visits to gardens in May and June have me…

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How Do You Keep Your Spark Alive?

I subscribe to author Rachael Herron’s newsletter and she recently posed the question:  What’s your baseline?  What’s the bare minimum…

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Stillness, Restlessness and Waiting

As a child, I could while away an afternoon lying in an open field listening to the sounds of nature…

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Compromised Immunity (Compromised Democracy)

While my compromised/weakened immune system impacts me and a few members of my immediate family, social and work circles, the…

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