The Flag Question, XC Schooling

Riding Awareness of the outside world. Texas. With the added unpleasant wrinkle of the snitch factor. ~~~ Question: How does Rodney feel about flags? We know he gets anxious with standards. Flags could go either way. Another form of standards or something completely different, and therefore not scary. Answer: Flags NBD. Cross-Country Schooling at FullContinue reading “The Flag Question, XC Schooling”

Hose Reminder, Revisited

Horsekeeping Work. One from the vaults. Awareness of the outside world. “Four billion people — almost two thirds of the world’s population —  experience severe water scarcity for at least one month each year.” UNICEF: Water Scarcity.~~~ Put an elastic bracelet around your pump handle/hose faucet/whatever. When you turn on the hose, put the bracelet onContinue reading “Hose Reminder, Revisited”

Wandering Along At A Walk, Virtual Tevis, 71 & 63 Miles, 38 Days

Riding Awareness of the outside world. Lots of nasty in the news: Afghanistan, Ida, and so on. I have not commented here because a) you are already well aware of it, & b) I have nothing to add to the conversation other than ‘Ick’. [Taking a Poll]~~~ With an average speed of 2 mph, ourContinue reading “Wandering Along At A Walk, Virtual Tevis, 71 & 63 Miles, 38 Days”

Blog Logo, Bell Serifs

Images Awareness of the outside world. What you can find when spend way too long down the rabbit hole. A screenshot of my father in Time magazine, March 12, 1965. Related, Yale Alumni Magazine: Throwback Thursday: the campus awakes, Branch, 2015. ~~~ ~~~Process notes. I was this-week years old when I figured out that pullingContinue reading “Blog Logo, Bell Serifs”

State of the Blog, Weekly Art

Blogging About Blogging Awareness of the outside world. A Psalm for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers.~~~ In an effort to bring balance to my interests, I tried a 100-day challenge. The thinking is that if you do something for 100 days, it will become an ingrained part of your life. I chose daily art. IContinue reading “State of the Blog, Weekly Art”