The Sky is Our Ocean

When I moved to the Mid-West I left my ocean behind.  I had to find a new view to contemplate and draw ideas from. The sky in the Mid-West is endless.  It changes everyday and sometimes by the minute.  Storms fascinate me here and the fear I had of lightning has subsided.  Although, I doContinue reading “The Sky is Our Ocean”

It’s That Time Again

Today is Halloween in my part of the world.  It happens every year on the 31st of October.  I have mixed feelings on this day.  Some even call it a holiday now although I’ve always had to work at regular wages and we never got that day off.  But that’s OK, we all have thingsContinue reading “It’s That Time Again”

I Know How to Wrap Up Summer

Summer is over, even though the temperatures are still summer-like.  The colors of the leaves are lighter and some have actually fallen.  You can feel it in the breeze – the changes are coming.  Soon we will have our fall clothing on and jackets and the leaves will turn gorgeous colors while we sip onContinue reading “I Know How to Wrap Up Summer”

Old Drum and a Change of Scenery

Yesterday my husband and I took off into the wilds of the mid-west.  Well, took off on some country roads and drove east into the wilds of Missouri.  Yes, you guessed it, farms.  And yes, sky.  It really is beautiful and peaceful.  Some of you look into the vast oceans we look into the vastContinue reading “Old Drum and a Change of Scenery”

High Hopes

I got up rather early today and quickly got dressed and headed to the car with my husband and a travel mug of yesterday’s coffee.He is off today from work and had an errand to do in a tiny farming town here in the mid-west.  I love country drives.  We had the windows open andContinue reading “High Hopes”