• Letters to Charlie: July 1908


    Hello again! Sorry for the delay. Life got in the way and pushed my Letters to Charlie series to the side. Six months into our vagabond life, we’re getting a touch of vagabond-fatigue–not with moving around, but with scheduling places. (more…)

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  • Bring on the OLD, 2018!


    Happy New Year!


    There’s an idiom I’m sure you’re familiar with:

    Out with the old, in with the new.”

    I disagree with the philosophy of trading the old for the new, because old things tend to be significantly better. The Royal typewriter above was built in 1939 and still works like a charm, as does the 1951 Singer 66 sewing machine. Think the device you’re reading this on is going to work eighty years from now in 2098? How’s that flip phone working out for you? (more…)

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  • Happy Factors and Internet-Free Writing Zones


    Sometimes a girl has to get in her truck, drive to the middle of nowhere, climb onto a boulder, and reflect on the happy factors. I spent last week doing that, amongst other things, and you know what I discovered? (more…)

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  • Keeping the Flow Going


    If you hate posts about food, move right along. I have a nice story about a girl and her truck, here. Or a tour of our new ’66 Airstream, here.

    But if you find food fascinating…

    By all means, read on. (more…)

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