Monthly Archives: August 2011

Morning Iris


Today has been another “B.S.D.” (Bad Shoulder Day).  Skip is still laying low, and is flustered when she is tethered to the font porch railing.  Gotta keep an eye out for “the man”.    Although the weather around here was glorious, following our late night and … Continue reading

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“Goin’ Home” Happy Saturday


Skip In Hiding Happy Saturday, world!  Skip and I are lying low, and sharing some of my new and old “truck” art, this round. Since my posting “Thursday In Court”  I’ve received tremendous feedback. On the blog, Facebook, snail mail and my regular e-mail!  … Continue reading

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Thursday In Court (Skip And I Are Out On Bond!)


“It is a good day to fight: it is a good day to die.”  Chief Crazy Horse Our day in court didn’t go as planned. I know better than to profess I know or understand the legal system.   It involves more than simply … Continue reading

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Art Class & Other Influences


While Skips’ fate is still up in the air, my interest in art continues.  This brief piece discusses some of what influences me…  I DO appreciate everyones concern over my criminal dog! With no formal education in the Arts, other than … Continue reading

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Skip May Go To Jail!


I’ve lived in this neighborhood for over 32 years. I’ve lived in this house for 29  & 3/4.  In this time, I’ve owned five dogs that I can remember.  Mostly sporting dogs.  An Irish Setter, “Red”, several English Pointers… “Skeeter” and “Trooper” (named … Continue reading

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Meet My Friends, Brooke & Tucker


I could write pages and pages regarding my friend Brooke and her accomplishments in the saddle and around the horse breeding operation her family operates.  But there could also be a volume of pages written about Brookes achievements in “life” in general.  This post … Continue reading

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Bridges Of Reflection


Today is what I call a “B.A.D.” A bad arm day.  Yesterday was, too.  As a result, I dug through the archives of blogs I’ve done ahead of time for such occasions….  Thank you everyone, for stopping by! Bridges Of … Continue reading

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Meet Elmer = What I Have Been Doing For Therapy


What I’ve been doing for mental Therapy… I have been away from the Internet for a while.  The computer crashed and was in the shop again for several weeks.  Thank you Geek Squad for a job well done (so far).  … Continue reading

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Where Earth Meets Sky


For the past 6 weeks or so, I’ve been involved in battles on several fronts.   As you all may know, the computer went up in smoke again and had to go to the Geek Squad.  They, in turn called to say it … Continue reading

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June 19th, 2008


THIS letter is a another from the archives.  The computer is crashed and I’m conducting business from the iphone & library…  The letter followed my experience and home time after my burst intestine… I am STILL at a disability with no computer AND some other depressing … Continue reading

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