Monthly Archives: January 2012

Buddha loves snowstorms, yes, he does!

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Why life on earth might be perfectly “fair”

See, God or Allah or Goddess or the Almighty–whatever you call Him or Her, produces this Earth Show. He’s hired a director, someone like Jesus or Buddha, except maybe they’ve never been planetary-bound, maybe someone like St. Oleander or Baba … Continue reading

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It’s not fair, oh no, it’s not fair…

It’s not fair that I get to attend a Destination Wedding in some fair southern city adorned with white sandy beaches and you must sit home at the daily drudge, 40 hour work week closer to retirement, no extra cash … Continue reading

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You want to know how excited I am about the “Destination Wedding”?

I am soon headed to a “Destination Wedding”. Can you tell how excited I am? How many of you have vacationed at a “Destination Wedding” in foreign countries, unknown ports, mysterious locales? My nephew and his fiance are getting married, … Continue reading

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The day Daddy brought home a rattlesnake and other north woods stories

Welcome to story hour, kids. Today I have three short stories to share with you, accompanied by three photographs depicting the True nature of these north woods tales. The first story shall be:  The day Baby and I went in … Continue reading

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Dream a little dream for you…

I am thinking and pondering with intense focus this morning. A dangerous thing, especially when you’re trying to meditate and not think. Thinking about yesterday’s post. My love of words, sentences, paragraphs, ideas, scribbling, writing, sharing! About how many of … Continue reading

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Crazy bloggin’ fool

Sometimes I say to myself–no, Kathy, do not blog today.   You have blogged how many days in a row?  You are a crazy bloggin’ fool.  Do something else. Read more blogs written by other people.  Watch a movie, for … Continue reading

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Pregnancy, ditches, dog-catchers and death

Tuesday I drove toward town on slushy roads.  You know, the kind of snow-melting roads desirous to fling an unsuspecting car into the woods.  You mustn’t drive faster than 45 miles an hour or you’ll be ditch-bound.  Four-wheel drive pickup … Continue reading

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Oh the foods that you’ll eat!

You think burdock is unusual, you say? You think the slender pungent root of the wild and prickly and dangerous burdock plant is food fit for farm animals and wild rodents? (If you taste it raw–like I did last week … Continue reading

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I weep as I walk

I never know how this happens. All day long the thought arises, “Nope, nothing to blog about today.” Tonight, making yellow split pea soup with burdock–you all know what burdock is, don’t you?–OK, I see some of you don’t.  It’s … Continue reading

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