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Life Throws a Curve Ball – November 2020

Life Throws a Curve Ball – November 2020

The first week of November is especially busy as Clifford wraps up the CI project he is working on, including an online presentation of Carnicom Institute Disclosure Project. I am busy packing Cougar and getting house and yard ready for ...
Wrapping up October – October 2020

Wrapping up October – October 2020

October has been a fun and colorful month. Rollie and Tata and I make another trip up Abajo Mountain, this time for a brief stop at Lloyd Lake on the edge of town, then on up the mountain to where ...
Picnic on Abajo – October 2020

Picnic on Abajo – October 2020

It is a beautiful autumn day, so after a quiet morning and breakfast, we all head up the mountain for a picnic and music. After a quick stop at Indian Creek Road for photos, we head on up to Pine ...
Trip to Newspaper Rock – October 2020

Trip to Newspaper Rock – October 2020

After my brother Rollie and his fiance Tata arrive in their motorhome and set up alongside our backyard fence in early October, in addition to shared meals and music, they help with a couple of home repair projects. Rollie is ...
Autumn on Abajo – October 2020

Autumn on Abajo – October 2020

Early in October, my brother Rollie and his fiance Tata arrive in their motorhome and set up alongside our backyard fence. The next couple of weeks are filled with numerous shared meals, great wine, several outings to the mountain, going ...
The Turning of the Season – September 2020

The Turning of the Season – September 2020

September 15 to September 30, 2020 Suburban is not running well, so outings are very limited. I make one unremarkable trip to Lloyd Lake on the edge of town, just to get out of town. The following week to celebrate ...
Life is a Journey, Even in Town – September 2020

Life is a Journey, Even in Town – September 2020

Back in Monticello, there are no long morning walks visiting forest tree and flower friends. The trees in and around the yard can be counted on one hand: two pines and three spruce. Two tall deciduous stand at opposite corners ...
Last Days on Abajo – August 2020

Last Days on Abajo – August 2020

August 27-30, 2020 I go on longer morning walks these last days of August, since I know they will be my final opportunities to spend time in the forest. We play music in the afternoons, sometimes zoom with the UK ...
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