Robert (gurdonark) wrote,
Robert
gurdonark

searching and finding

I hunted one thing today but found another. I hunted for a letter that went astray, and found instead a lost item I'd already replaced. I also found an unmailed holiday card to the microbie household. So I failed to find one thing and found two. I would like to find the envelope I am seeking next. I could have sworn I mailed it. But it's not arrived. Perhaps it was misaddressed. Perhaps it fell somewhere before I mailed it.

I'm reading Anne Leckie's "Ancillary Justice", an interesting bit of updated space opera. A Cooper's Hawk visited Travis Farm Park in Murphy. She flew gracefully just a few feet above the ground before landing in a tree.

I was thinking today it's been x years since I visited Japan. Then I thought it was a long time since our trip to Costa Rica. Then I remembered it had been a while since we visited South Dakota. I felt a little travel longing, but then I got over myself and felt fortunate that I got to visit those places at all.

A warm snap gives way to a chilly snap soon.
Subscribe

  • Rainy Day and Monday

    The rain fell again today. I drove through Breckinridge Park at Noon. I took pictures of a sleek Barn Swallow and of a very wet Western Kingbird. I…

  • Eyes and Cold Broccoli

    Saturday early evening my wife and I went to the EyeMasters near our home. I was impressed with the steps they took to reduce the potential for…

  • Painted

    Memorial Day came up rainy. I did some work work, some home work and read the novel I am reading, "Beforelife." At 5 p.m., I entered an…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 2 comments