The holidays had come and gone and although I had a general idea of what I wanted to do in January, I didn’t have a definite plan, so I waited for a “sign”. Sure enough, on Christmas day I found out that my cousin, who lives in Sedona, had fallen early in December and broke her ankle and foot. The injuries and resulting surgery put her in a rehab center for a few weeks, but by Christmas, she was eager to go home. Since I was planning to go to Quartzsite later anyway, I offered to stay with her for a few days to help her get “on her feet”. Suddenly the perfect plan was born (in more ways than I knew at the time)! Read More
All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey. I’ve been for a walk on a winter’s day. I’d be safe and warm if I was in LA. California dreamin‘ on such a winter’s day.
“Is that it?” the disgruntled-looking lady asked after watching Old Faithful’s show of hydraulics and vapors. “Yes, mam. Did it not meet your expectations?” the park ranger patiently asked. “If that’s all there is to it then yes, I am disappointed!!” she replied. Read More