Good Riddance 2017

Good riddance 2017. Scram. Beat it. Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on the way out. So much happened this year, I feel the need to jot it all down. Like so many, I’ve felt a  that started with Trump’s bellicose inauguration speech and hasn’t let up since. This year has feltContinue reading “Good Riddance 2017”

Sweet & Sour Summer Scrapbook

It was the summer of Charlottesville. Of the steady continuation of political madness. Of spending lots of money and yet somehow not going anywhere interesting. Of piled up work deadlines in a badly understaffed office. Of my best friend moving to a different hemisphere. Of family obligations. Of other people traveling. Of sheetcaking and weightContinue reading “Sweet & Sour Summer Scrapbook”

Uprising, Part I: Washington

The last two weeks (the first of the Trump administration) have been like dog years, a swift and startling onslaught of executive orders attacking all that is dear to us. I started this post in the heady afterglow of the Women’s March on Washington. I still feel the buzz of it and am heartened atContinue reading “Uprising, Part I: Washington”