We all walk ancientrails. Welcome to the journey.

Grandkids

Beltane                                                                   Rushing Waters Moon Finished assembling Ruth’s reading chair here in the loft. Two footstools to go, one for her chair and […]

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She Went Over the Rivers and Through the Plains

Spring                                                                                       Planting Moon We set our first new low temperature since 2004. […]

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Becoming a doctor instead of a professional sewer

Spring                                                                          Planting Moon Granddaughter Ruth, turned 7 last week, asked Grandma, “Why did you become a doctor instead of […]

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Better Now

Spring                                                                 Planting Moon The healing power of love. Up this morning, working on cleaning chores, feeling raggedy and run down.  The snow and […]

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A Serial Watcher

Spring                                                     Beltane Moon A gorgeous day.  Sun, warm.  Daffodils in bloom.  Bees buzzing in the orchard.  Dogs playing in the woods.  Kate’s on her way home.   Ruthie told […]

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Dogs and Granddaughters

Spring                                                         New Beltane Moon Homes have needs.  This one needs Kate to feel full and she’s gone.  I’m lucky I have the dogs or I would feel […]

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Jumping Horses

Winter                            First Moon of the New Year Sometimes you do something for one reason and have an unexpected outcome.  Tonight was like that for me. The Great Western Stock Show, Colorado’s winter State Fair-like celebration of things Western, has become my time to visit with the grandkids.  I take the kids to a couple of […]

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The Triangle Hotel

Winter                        First Moon of the New Year Worked this morning on the novel.  Finally finished editing all the stuff I’d written before and got back to actual writing.  A bit of stop and go, flushing out the pipes, reorienting the fiction side of my brain, but a page or two got put into bytes before […]

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Shopping in the Physical Universe Is So Last Millennium

Winter                                       First Moon of the New Year Off to Joann Fabrics with Ruth.  Kate and Ruth found fabric to make several dresses, some for Ruth and some for Elizabeth, her American Girl doll.  Granpop went off […]

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Zoo Interreptus

Winter                            First Moon of the New Year Gabe, Jen, Kate and I settled into the Nissan rental for our trip to the zoo.  We headed down the boulevarded Martin Luther King to Colorado, took a left, south, and followed the signs to the zoo, not far away, especially not far away compared to the zoo… […]

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