Fall 2015

October is here without a doubt.  I found a used bike on Craigslist so I can cruise around my neighborhood streets on balmy fall nights like I did when I was a kid.  I loved the patches of golden light from the windows, riding through the darkening and smelling the...

Summer 2015

I had a fabulous time on the Ireland trip in June ~ heard tons of great music, saw a bunch of cool Ireland sights, and ate more fish than I’ve ever had in my life! I’m not a Guiness fan so I opted out of that activity, tho there were plenty on the tour who were happy...

Spring 2015

So far it’s cold and rainy, rainy and cold here in the North country.  We get just enough teaser days so we think it may finally hit the low 70’s and stay there, but…naw.  Just for one day, and then it plummets again.  I’m looking for signs of rhubarb in my...

Winter 2015

It’s colder than cold here in Michigan right now, but at last there is some snow to make it look better!  December was pretty busy for me but I’m spending January either doing private gigs or working on recording, so there isn’t much to add to the...

Fall 2014

‘Tis fall again and happy am I.  There wasn’t much of a garden to brag about this summer, esp, in the tomato department.  For some reason they were few and not very hardy so I gave it up for gone.  I made a short trip to Nashville in September just to see what happens...

Summer 2014

I thought I had posted this a couple of months ago but I guess I didn’t!  Summer is winding down now with full gardens and the night air rich with the sounds of cicadas and crickets.  I’m looking forward to fall but also sorry to see the days shortening...