• Travel

    Far-Sickness

        Far-Sickness By Jesi Scott   She posts her pictures online for all to see Her adventures in a foreign land; Pictures of buildings and rocks and statues And flowers and trees, Places and things I’ve never seen But ache for as if exiled from home, My desolate soul heartsick for a place I know in my bones I belong to As surely as I know every curve and edge Of my own face in the mirror, Though I’ve never once stepped foot Upon its shores.     **Photo courtesy of Beth Teliho and poem inspired by her trip to England and a different photo that didn’t work out…

  • Journal,  Life,  Random,  Uncategorized

    Absolutely Random Post Because I Cannot Think of a Topic Tonight

    Today’s post is brought to you by the makers of Random and Rambling, Inc. I have absolutely no topic picked to write about today because I spent the day taking down Christmas decorations while kids were in school. Yesterday’s sunset marked the beginning of Twelfth Night and tradition states that it’s bad luck to have Christmas decorations up past Twelfth Night. So I busted my butt to try and get everything down. I have most of it packed and put away but I’m leaving the tree up through tomorrow because tomorrow is my third son’s birthday. Jack (real name is Jonathan-he picked Jack when he was 2) will be 9…