Family

When Nakedness Is Next To…….

When I discovered my latest problem, I was naked. I raked nearsighted eyes everywhere while water dribbled down the drain. "How did this happen?" My voice echoed in claustrophobic space. I grabbed a towel and charged from the bathroom, dripping everywhere. I found the primary offender. Outside.

If Meriwether Lewis Had Lived to be 80……..

If Meriwether Lewis Had Lived to be 80……..

If Meriwether Lewis had lived to be 80, I wonder what he could've accomplished. Would he have continued to serve as Territorial Governor of Upper Louisiana? Found a wife? Published his journals on his own (very scientific) terms? Weathered an election for national public office? We'll never know. And, today, Merry doesn't really matter much to me.

Once Bitten Twice Shy

I blame my father for my third spider bite in July. Same leg. Thigh. Back of knee. Front of thigh, just above the knee. Dad distracted me, the third time.