Is this You?

Forevermore Here we go again. Falling into fall. There are two ways to go here. Upbeat and ready for cooler weather, county fairs, hunting, fall colors, Indian summer. Or down beat, sad to see summer waning, shorter days, looming winter, and back to school. Tell me truthfully-can you somewhere in the recesses of your mind,… [More…]

Is this You? A Masterpiece

We have a screech owl that has taken up residence in our trees. I was in the house and could hear this new noise outside the front door. It was quiet-then the air was pierced with this garbled skeeereech. A half a minute passed and it came again. And again. So I checked it out… [More…]

Is this You?

Share During an Eclipse Do you know the story of Chicken Little? She ran around in the rain hollering that the sky is falling, the sky is falling. Oh what shall we all do if the sky is falling? More over what shall we do if say an eclipse is coming? Well we are about… [More…]

Is this You? A Thief in the Outhouse

I was recently on another trip to the big city for doctor appointments. On the road as per usual there was need to stop and, well in Nevada terms, rest. At a pit stop along the way. This one, gratefully had a full-fledged outhouse to, well, rest. I found as I was resting, a funny… [More…]

Is This You?

Hey! That’s My Job I recently saw a man giving a manicure to a woman. Then as I was driving down a street I saw a woman mowing a lawn in front of a business. What was wrong with these two things? I know what you are thinking, but you wouldn’t be right. I found… [More…]

How to make use of those Yucca Mountain tunnels

Sometimes things just naturally come full circle. For decades Nevada’s former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid constantly pounded on two themes: Blocking nuclear waste from being stored in Yucca Mountain in Nye County and pressing for more and more solar panels to be thrown up on thousands of acres of public land and on rooftops across… [More…]

Is This You? The Follower

The Follower There is something following me around inside of my house. It’s my stationary bike. I leave it in a room where I think it will be the perfect place for me to ride my uh, you-know-what into tiny-hood. Then after some time that place doesn’t work out-and neither do I. Since that position… [More…]

Is This You? Niche

Niche Niche is one of those words that, to my liking, is spelled wrong. Shouldn’t it be “nitch?” Like stitch or switch or, well you get the idea. But no, it is niche. It means a little something that enhances a bigger something. Or something like that. Within a business you can have more little… [More…]

Is This You? Drinking in Summer

Summer is rolling across our paths with all its pleasures, like a cinnamon roll unrolling across your plate leaving a trail of gooey goodness to gather on your fingers and lap up until every drop of sunshine and sugary satisfaction is enjoyed. Oh, it’s going to be hot and marvelous but there are decisions to… [More…]

Is This You? Summer Shoes

What goes thump, thump, thump squish-thump, thump, thump squish? Nah, not going to tell you just yet. Rather let’s delve into the world of foot coverings we wear during the all too swiftly flowing summer months. Like flip flops. I was shopping for summer supplies I needed to make the first of many summer macaroni… [More…]