Tag Archives: Adventure

The Way Home

Dog update: Connor is mostly fine. The spot on his eye may be scar tissue but does not seem to be something imminently dangerous. The weird teeth-chattering he’d been doing that looked like something awry neurologically has turned out to … Continue reading

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Light, Chasing

Today, coming across South Dakota via I-90, I fought the wind hard, my hands cramping as I clung to the steering wheel. Gusts up to 30 mph came out of nowhere, pushing Roadcinante into the other lane while I muttered, … Continue reading

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The Big Picture

Broad brush stroke impressions of Montana: Big, big sky Cattle (mostly Black Angus) Horses (a whole lot of Quarter Horses) Hay (for the cattle and horses) Corn (for the cattle and horses) Cowboy hats Dogs Pickup trucks White crosses Casinos … Continue reading

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Montana and Me

(Saturday) I left Spokane for Loon Lake, driving the 35+ miles up through scrub pines and hills to meet a couple who had moved up to northern Washington from Los Angeles several years ago, friends of my California-based niece. They … Continue reading

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Strawberry Fields Forever

Portland area folks, I’ll be doing a reading at Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus on Tuesday, June 27th at 2pm in the Women’s Resource Center. About 25 minutes or so, from the blog and the memoir-in-progress, and then Q … Continue reading

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