I've been pretty busy lately doing whatever it is that I do.  Besides all that, I've personally spent the week preparing for the Olympics.…

  The other day I was driving along one of those little two-lane black-tops that snake through the Ozarks.  I take these routes whenever I…

  I walked outside this morning to find my front yard filled with purple crocus flourishing in this balmy 60-degree version of February.  This inspired…

  As far as I can tell, the blame lays squarely with Prince William of England and his then-fiancée, Kate the future Duchess of Cambridge. …

  Lately, I’ve had the satisfaction of launching into a new project that I’ve been planning for quite some time, and dreaming about for longer…

The trouble with keeping cows (aside from the regular, mischievous behavior of Bos Taurus such as crashing through fences, or getting into, and making a…

  This morning, I was thinking about when I was a kid, about the farm across the river from ours, and about the folks who…