The Four Day Pause

During a dark commute home this week, I was thinking about this blog post and what to call it. The Four Day Pause is appropriate, but so is, “Can I Get an Answer I Can Understand and/or Implement, Please?” Or, perhaps, “A Little Help Would Be Nice”? After reading this post, I’ll leave it up […]

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Searching for a memory in Tombstone

I’m standing outside Boothill Cemetery studying its surrounding walls, trying to match what I see with a memory from my childhood. I’ve just traveled along a dusty desert road. The toxic, nostril burning smell of a skunk (who has met an unfortunate end sometime earlier in the morning, I’m sure), leaks through my car’s air […]

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Farewell, 2017

Life doesn’t always take you down familiar roads or to happy places. Sometimes you end up on a highway with a lot of potholes and no rest stop in sight. ┬áThis year, I found myself on one of those unexpected trips, driving away from the salty sea air and into the dusty desert for what […]

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