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Falling Rain

It has been raining. Mostly light squalls that come and go. I spent an evening laying in my sleeping bag just listening. I mean, for the first time I can remember, just listening to the rain on the tent. It does make quite the…

Helping a Biker

I was driving back to the small town in which I had spent the day. Earlier, I rode my bike into town, a mere 6 miles one way. The day was cooler for this time of year, intermittent clouds, and a mild wind. I…

When the Stars Align

If you follow me at all, and I appreciate anyone who takes a peek at my ramblings, you know that I have been house and dog sitting in Montana while my friend celebrated her 60th birthday with her son at Burning Man.  I arrived…

One Neurotic Dog

Now, don’t get me wrong. I am calling Charlie neurotic, but in all reality, it may also be me. We are one pair, for sure, both chock full of weirdness.  So, here I am with Charlie the incredible anxiety ridden spastic dog. Charlie is…

Two Rodeos and a WaterFest

I am currently sitting on the back patio of my longtime girlfriend’s house in Bozeman, MT. She is like sister to me and her two sons my nephews. Our kids grew up together and we went through some of the toughest times in our…

So, how is it?

How is the road? What have you learned about yourself? It is awesome and amazing? I hear these things often. I do not always share that much about myself, so not every conversation or encounter leads to the opening of my life to a…

My Arch Nemesis, the Wind

It was the middle of the night. I was covered in the dirt that had been blowing into the tent from both the top and the bottom vents. It started at around 10:00 pm and it was now one or two or three… I…