chilling out, literally

It snowed overnight. The morning arrived overcast and bitterly cold; it was 25º with wind from the north blowing at 17 mph. The ‘Feels Like’ temperature was 12º, with the UV Index parked at a puny 1. There was no sunshine and very low daylight and absolutely no enthusiasm for the prevailing conditions. Being outdoors … Continue reading chilling out, literally

the ballot is cast

I voted early because I’m moving on the 3rd, but the guilt showed up right on time. With every selection -- for Coroner or President or Circuit Court Judge -- I quietly mumbled ‘forgive me’. I was talking to my grandfather, who was spinning in his grave. See, I didn’t vote Republican. I just couldn’t, I have a conscience. And now it’s at … Continue reading the ballot is cast