Category Archives: General Posts

A new blog & thoughts about things American

Hello friends. Thank you for sticking with me as this blog of searching moves into celebrating Everyday DerringDo. We are headed out in a new and good direction. Would love to have you join the ride at Everyday DerringDo. Start … Continue reading

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Patchwork highway

Last night, Madi and I bounced along a cobbley mix of dirt and gravel; brick boulevards, pristine asphalt, and county roads who’s use-by dates were probably 20 years ago. Asphalt patches, concrete stop-gaps, and -in many places – a milled … Continue reading

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Wishful thinking

To turn away is wishful thinking.
And it is killing our most vulnerable members Continue reading

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Way to go Humanity!

    Sometimes I read the news and think, “Way to go Humanity!” Other times I think, “this is not news; this is crap…Kardashian who?” (I’m talking to you, CNN.) Too often after scrolling sites attempting to seriously report “news,” … Continue reading

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Call a cab Mother Nature

About 4 pm yesterday, the limestone building that houses my office, shook…rumbled. I’d checked weather.com and its thunderboomer prediction and was so glad that I had a car in the parking lot…until a wee before 5 pm when the monsoon swelled … Continue reading

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Unexpected

Sunday morning on our hike up Bluemont Hill through brambles, bittersweet, and bushes, I told Katie something that I’d been hiding since returning to Manhappiness. I told her that somewhere between entering Texas and leaving it – and all of … Continue reading

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We cannot love

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