This is a busy season of life for us, causing somewhat of a silence here. Never fear, for we will not leave you. I was at the Fellini Kroger just now (and Halloween is perhaps the best time to visit a scuffy shopping center Krogers). It reminded me of days gone by, when a trip [...] Continue Reading »
I was painting all week, partly from a rented cherry picker, so I took a minute to get some shots of Knoxville in the Fall. Then I got scared, blowing in the wind and hoping not to tip.
After weeks of waking up to tasks that I begrudgingly checked off my list, only to feel weary and unfulfilled at the end of the day, I am deciding to shift my focus and priorities. I’ve decided to take a break from the sales and marketing of my paintings*. I’m not certain how long this [...] Continue Reading »
This morning I tried, really tried to get back on my writing schedule. Up at 5am, coffee and sentences. Then, off to my house painting gig at 9. Instead, I got up and looked at the two week old draft. I stared at it for a while in the dark, and then decided to post [...] Continue Reading »
Levon is coming home tomorrow (hip hip hooray). Below is a summary of my acquired knowledge while he’s been away: 1. it is easier to keep the house clean without levon 2. i would like to build a teepee in our living room. 3. levon is much better at building things than me 4. there [...] Continue Reading »
Pheasants are beautiful birds, about the size of chickens, and have the ability to launch like missiles when they catch the South Dakota winds. Our party has 58 of them in the freezer, with two days to go. My dad has done this 19 years now, always with the same guys. My uncle David has [...] Continue Reading »
[ from a. addair who is listening to Coury Palmermo (boxsideoutV.I) story one: Levon has been away since last Wednesday morning and life is different without him. I find myself enjoying the quiet predictability of my days but missing his comforting presence and daily counsel. I'll be glad when he gets home. I prefer life with him [...] Continue Reading »
[ from a. addair who is listening to Kevin Rudolf (In The City) ]
Driving. Dad and I changed driving all night, 934 miles. Almost to Mitchell South Dakota.