May 27th, 2022


Finally…a break in the lousy weather. Good to see the sun again, but even better than that it’s good to not see it raining. It looks to be a nice few days coming up so I’ll be taking advantage of the break in the weather. Unfortunately, it’s just in time for one of the best … Continue reading May 27th, 2022

December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up


They weren’t kidding Well I made it back. Today’s drive was a battle against a crosswind that was probably 60 MPH most of the way and it was ferocious in places. The winds on the way down from WA into OR and CA knocked a half MPG off my gas mileage, so on top of … Continue reading December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up

December 13th, 2021


Unfortunately on this trip I have been so busy trying to get somewhere and/or get out of weather I have not written anything in my paper journal. I just have not made the time to do that so I need to get better about that. The hotel I stayed in last night just happened to … Continue reading December 13th, 2021

December 1st, 2021


A few nights ago I watched part two of “The Beatles: Get Back”, and tonight I finished the trilogy. It is so interesting to watch them working out the songs live and to see the chemistry and magic between them. It really shows a different side of them - more mature than the early years … Continue reading December 1st, 2021

November 24th, 2021


As I sit here typing up this post, I hear the gentle tapping of rain on the trailer. I hear two different noises - one, the tapping on the metal roof when the drops are big enough; the other, the percussive sound of any drops that hit the plastic vent cover, the sound getting me … Continue reading November 24th, 2021