Nature’s Fireworks

Nature’s Fireworks

Yesterday was not your typical Fourth of July celebration here in Eatonton, Georgia! About 3 pm, a major, hot thunderstorm came through. Lightening hit with a big “CRACK!”, and my friend turned to me and said, “That was big one!” About 30...
Stillness

Stillness

The storm has passed. It brought the booming thunder, close lightening strikes, buckets of rain – and the wonderful, delightful loss of electricity. Here in Georgia, USA, where I am currently staying, the sounds of nature without man’s cacophonous intrusion are...
Georgia Garden in the Rain

Georgia Garden in the Rain

Having lived in Far West Texas for several years, I have forgotten the sultry, humid summers of my youth. So this summer, instead of sweltering in Virginia, North Carolina and now Georgia, I am embracing this cozy (for me!) weather! Let me be clear! I am NOT working...
Ach! My TV is gone!

Ach! My TV is gone!

Okay, I admit it! I like having a TV. Since I live alone, I use it as “company.” I have it on during the day while I work (usually on HGTV [Home and Garden TV] – my guilty pleasure) and I have my favorite shows in the evenings. On Sunday mornings, as...
First Couch Surfing Experience!

First Couch Surfing Experience!

I had my first couch surfing experience this last weekend! It was in Lubbock, Texas. Lubbock, Texas?!?!? you ask? Yeppers! And this is why: First, I spent the weekend of April 26-28 in Lamesa, Texas, at their annual Chicken Fried Steak Festival and Crossroads Hot Air...