Tag Archive for moving

Thank You and Farewell

This farewell comes both early and late. Early, because we never intended to leave Texas after only two years, and late, because it’s been a long year of waiting for our house to sell and living in separate states as a means to make it all work. Finally, this season is over. In the last two weeks I’ve pondered the… Read more →

Valium + Nitrous Oxide = Good

Let me just say this – I know now why people do drugs. I don’t do drugs, but I could be persuaded otherwise. Today was my follow-up visit to the dentist for two fillings. I took the Valium one hour prior to my visit as advised and immediately felt nothing. I also felt nothing 30 minutes later, so I feared it was… Read more →

My Little Black Shadow

One of the most endearing things about Salem is that he likes to be with me all the time. ALL the time. Whatever room I’m in, so is he. If I move to another room, he follows. And I do mean every room. This is where he sits when I… well, you know. When I sit. This Texas cat is… Read more →

28 Chapters Completed

Jim, the book’s author, came over last night for our last round of editing. All 28 chapters of his coffee table book about the Green Bay Packers are finished. That’s roughly 470 pages of design work and editing on my part, and there’s still a ways to go when you consider I need to apply page numbers and generate the… Read more →

Exploring Tennessee in Pictures

I’ve spent more time than I should browsing photos of east Tennessee online. It seems ridiculous since I’ve lived more years in Tennessee (between two cities) than anywhere else and have plenty of my own pictures to peruse. What can I say? I’m excited, and it all started on Flickr and carried on to photo contests and other random sites… Read more →