Spring in Colorado


The snow is gone for the moment, the days are warmer. It is all good. We had several good snows with plenty of moisture and there may yet be more. Alas, it is only mid March. My new smile arrived early. Wow, it feels great to smile without reservation. The year is off to a […]

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Do I miss the city life?


Not really. When I hit the county road leaving Walsenburg, I pass a cemetery … That is kind of how I feel about what I left behind in 2010. Lake Texoma, Lake Whitney, Lake Caddo, Black Lake and a hundred country roads. Dusty, bumpy but I love them all. Coming in this morning I saw […]

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Thirty Years 9 Months +


It is Thanksgiving Day .. Then of course, there is Ferguson. And oil is down, again but so are fuel costs. The sun came up and according to the almanac, we get a half moon this weekend. Life? It moves on. Death, comes and goes. My Life? The Caravan is growing. So is the Carnival. […]

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Thirty Years + 8 months


March 18, 1984 was my game change day. In March of this year (2014) my life was rearranged in a strange way. Upon my return from Houston/ Dallas Ft. Worth my vehicle failed. Not sure exactly what is wrong but an engine replacement is most likely  what needs to be done. So, for about 8 […]

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Thirty Years ago today


  in 1984 I was afraid and just knew the world was coming to an end soon. per the movie “Logan’s Run” I knew I needed renewal. ghost in the machine was in my tape player and on my turntable. as I reflected on my past I felt as though I was a failed man, […]

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