Category Archives: Creatures

All of God’s creatures great and small, people, animals, insects

Gratitude List (Jan. 4, 2021)

PS-It has come to this. cc. Covid! cc. Oprah! cc. Che, who knows me, and who has survived a few Hell holes, and death, and Covid. I am grateful for God’s love for me. I am thankful for my daughter … Continue reading

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COVID TIMES: Entry 1 (Nov. 20th, 2020)

I/We have it better than many teachers across Utah and the USA. Still, Covid is quite nerve racking for me at times. It was 22 degrees F this morning as I walked a quick mile around the football field counting … Continue reading

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Here In the Garden

Sometimes I’m found lost in the garden wrestling a tangled snake of hoses I rise anew hands lifted to cirrus skies from holy rooted baptisms of soil Sigh…a silent knowing Knowing I am almost never here alone Here with sun … Continue reading

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Rolling a Royal Flush

Tonight, I’m sitting at home watching UEN tv and a World news program featuring Japanese engineering and tech.  It is so fascinating! Engineers such as Kuma Kenga, Tadao Ando, and others are being spotlighted. One engineer created accessible, nondiscriminatory public … Continue reading

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From the Mixed-up Files of 1st Grade Thinking

This week in the Art Room, elementary students have been learning the Art & Science of Salt. They viewed contemporary works of salt installation artist, Matoi Yamamoto, and then applied techniques similar to Yamamoto’s to create small scale salt drawings. … Continue reading

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Pressure

Here’s a song for you… Pressure by Billy Joel https://open.spotify.com/track/3LqvmDtXWXjF7fg8mh8iZh?si=xMdwnIPnRb-cZWTvni7IDA&context=spotify%3Auser%3Aspotify%3Aplaylist%3A37i9dQZF1DWY7QTKRRDgA5 The climate of teaching in the age of Covid-19….

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Tangled in the Moment

The world’s a snarled head a wet brush politicized pandemic Where truths are masked misinformed consumers Chain-blocked into making The fearful trip to the store For need and want and restlessness best channeled to the garden   Can’t justify the … Continue reading

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Freedom Song

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Watch “Gary Clark Jr. ft. The Roots: This Land (Encore Performance)” on YouTube

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Watch “Stuck In The Middle With You” on YouTube

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