Strange Places: Fort Myers

I have been shut in my house for two weeks, battling the flu and hiding from the plummeting temperatures. Since I haven't been on any new adventures, I decided to dig up some some sunshine from a trip I took to Florida in 2009 with my husband to visit some of my in-laws We spent... Continue Reading →


Muse of the Day

The biggest problem with Winter is that it's always yanking our chain. "Welp, I'm out of here," says Winter one late February day. "I won't see you again until after autumn." But Winter is a dirty, rotten liar. After leading us to believe that it's finally gone for good, it roars back into our lives... Continue Reading →

Muse of the Day

Nothing burns like the cold. But only for a while. Then it gets inside you and starts to fill you up, and after a while you don't have the strength to fight it.George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)

Strange Acoustics: Too Much

I'd say The Spice Girls are a guilty pleasure of mine, but that would imply I feel some sort of shame for listening to their music (I don't). If I had to pick a favorite song, it would be their 1997 hit Too Much, which just turned 20 years old this past December. I stumbled... Continue Reading →

Muse of the Day

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. -Henry David Thoreau, Author

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