Category Archives: Travel

Family Visit

My niece handed me this photo while visiting my brother at the nursing home. This is us, a little more than 61 years ago.   At the time of the photo, I was 4, my brother was 16, we were … Continue reading

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Post from the Road

The photo is from my ridiculously brief visit to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.  That side-trip was always a planned feature of the trip.  I had no idea the only way into that park (National Park!) is through an … Continue reading

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Mixed stuff

I got a new cat on Saturday, July 30.  Her name is Mel.  She came from the shelter and I think she’s beautiful.  She’s extremely friendly and affectionate – and temperamental.  She can switch from purring to hissing at the … Continue reading

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New Roses

I finally got home on Monday evening, 28 hours after leaving New York City.  It was ridiculous the journey I was forced to take.  Never again for American Airlines or any flight that goes to or through Dallas Ft. Worth. … Continue reading

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Utah, USA

That tiny dot in the middle of Delicate Arch is me.  It took an Act of God and the kindness of strangers to get me there as I am terrified of heights, and getting there required a walk on a … Continue reading

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Lunch time at the office

I’m trying so hard to make this work… This working thing.  The job’s good.  My boss is someone I am thrilled to be working for, my co-workers are everything you would hope for.  But every day I don’t want to go … Continue reading

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Heading out

Walking one day in Denver, I took photos of random sights.  This old church was one. WordPress is acting up so this will be short. I am leaving this afternoon to go to Montana to visit my son and his … Continue reading

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