Sweet

Gotta love this video. Continue reading

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Rain Delay

We got more winter rain here in MS. Almost two inches in twenty four hours. Bluff Lake is spilling again. Local creeks are swollen. That’s good for Noxubee Refuge, which is all about wetlands for wildlife. For my building project, however, not so much. Continue reading

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Refuge

Maybe it’s a midlife crisis crossroads thing. You know. Reach a certain point. Finally get particular aspects sorted out. Cut out of your life what only zaps your happiness. Refocus on what you get a charge from doing. Maybe it’s all about energy. Positive and negative. Striking the right balance. For some people Continue reading

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Shelter

What did you do last summer? I volunteered at Rocky Mountain National Park. My main gig was interpretation. Connecting park resources to visitors. Playing tour guide at the historic site. Sharing stories and bringing the past to life. Working at the visitor center. Advising hikers about different trails and conditions. Roving trails to Continue reading

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Off the radar

In case you wondered why the long silence on this blog, it’s simple. It broke early this year. Images stopped displaying. I don’t know why. Fixing it hasn’t been a priority to me. That said I’m sincerely touched by a number of subscribers who’ve connected with me privately to see how I’m doing. Continue reading

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Rain (really)

Here’s a quick slice of winter life in a desert campground during during some rare but welcome rain. Continue reading

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