Blue Skies Ahead!

Rhonda and I had been on the road less than twenty minutes Saturday morning when we topped a rise just past Cantwell and were greeted by this welcoming sight. In a mostly gloomy sky, crowded with dark clouds promising rain or worse, there was suddenly the mood-lifting phenomenon in the distance that my Mom usedContinue reading “Blue Skies Ahead!”

In The Distance

Talkeetna is a fun place to stop in late August and if it had not been raining, I might’ve been tempted. The worst of the summer tourists have moved on, most of the shops and cafes are still open, and the town folk are mostly friendly. However, as I bopped along the Parks Hwy andContinue reading “In The Distance”

Running From the Rain

Last Friday dawned, if you can call it that, with clouds so low they touched the treetops. The rain, having been a persistent if unwelcome companion for most of the past three weeks, continued to pound relentlessly outside my window. I’d been stuck at home, recovering from covid, for the past week. I had nappedContinue reading “Running From the Rain”