Unloading

As we enter the fourth year of Jill's terminal diagnosis, we're surprised she's lasted this long. For the past six...

Seventy

Today, I’ve turned seventy. No longer can I pretend, as I might have in my sixties, that I’m still “middle...

Our Hen House Cottage

  Our Hen House Cottage A bit of background: Built circa 1940, the original structure was a hen house constructed of oak and...

Jill’s Travel Trailer On the Road

During election week, Jill and I took our travel trailer on the road—to Assateague National Seashore and points south. The...

Goodbye to My Mom

My mom died yesterday of kidney failure. She’d been failing for a while, most unhappily during this past year. She...

Our Farmhouse Restoration

Jill and I got a lot done last year, including a couple of major improvements to the farmhouse. Mostly we've...