Banal Writings

Morning Struggles

Like yesterday morning I struggled with getting the post started. There were updates to manage, curiosities that needed resolving, and just a general litany of delays. I’m here now but rapidly losing my interest in the process of preparing this post. I do like it here though, on the front patio. It just dawned on …

Patio Ponderings

Note to self: If you plan to write on the patio before the kids come then leave yourself additional time to prepare the laptop for the task. I thought it would be nice to try something different this morning, writing on the patio while waiting for the g-kids. Generally I’ll move to the front lanai …

Conflicted

Another try at embedding photos of my journal into this blog, a bit convoluted but it can work. I was just lamenting the possibility of a poor choice in buying the 24-70 mm 2.8 lens for my camera, seeing as I ‘lost’ the other one. It was likely neglect, partially being stoned and partially old …

Quiet

When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing – just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park? Ralph Marston This is my most recent mindset, rather my thought …