Counting Blessings

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Russell Jurgensen Thursday, July 1, 2021 Normally our chickens are not big fans of water, but they enjoyed bucket baths during the high heat this week. They were in the house in a large box during the hottest times. It is interesting to...

Relief

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Darren Milam Wednesday, June 30, 2021 If you live outside of the Pacific Northwest you may have heard of the record high temperatures we’ve been living through the past few days. If you do live in the local area, you may be tired of...

Northern Mockingbird

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Robert Howson Tuesday, June 29, 2021 One of the wonderful and at the same time frustrating things about the English language is the wide variety of meanings a single word can have. This can enrich our poetry and prose, while at the same...

Directions

Photo and Commentary (c)2021 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, June 28, 2021 I drove a backroad loop a few weeks ago in Central Washington. It started just north of Omak and went west and then north through the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area and on up to Loomis and Nighthawk and...

Write the Ending

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Shelley Schurch Sunday, June 27, 2021 Every time we walk our neighborhood trail I see Batman. He looks me straight in the eye, and he looks as if he is about to walk right out of the poster that tells us he is missing, and that someone...