ALMOST The oil company's owner came by to actually look at the condition of the ground this morning. He wasn't wowed by how terrible it was. I could see him shaking his head as he drove off. We almost have oil. Wait for it! Most of our driveway is clear to the pavement with a … Continue reading WEATHER BE US
I've been frequently called to jury duty. It's the price you pay for voting because potential jurors get chosen from voter registration lists. I'm convinced they call us in alphabetical order. It's the only reason I can figure why Garry and I were called every few months. Good citizens that we are, we always showed up. Coincidentally, our … Continue reading THE BUSINESS OF JURIES
Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Water We live in a watershed. What, you ask, is a watershed? Well, in theory, all the world is a watershed, to some degree ... but technically, a watershed is an area of land where water arrives (as in from rain or snow-melt), then drains into a common outlet. Around here, that … Continue reading WATER WATER EVERYWHERE …
Yesterday's story today No one should be surprised to hear there was no oil delivery. This is that kind of story. You know, the one where you wait all day for something, but it doesn't happen? Everyone goes through this, but it never stops being very annoying. Frustrating. Lucky for me, I didn't wait until we … Continue reading A STORY SURE TO BECOME FUNNY
A Photo a Week Challenge: Signs Signs and portents? Well, signs, anyway.