The Map

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, February 1, 2021 This photo is of a map carved into stone for a trail that goes around Tubbs Hill in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. It’s a great place to go for a walk and is located near the marina and has...

Knit

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Shelley Schurch Sunday, January 31, 2021 I knit. I don’t consider myself a knitter, though. To me, a knitter is someone who can read a page or more of densely-packed, head-swimming paragraphs consisting solely of letters and numbers, can...

A Way of Escape

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, January 30, 2021 Immediately after every meal, I’ve gotten into the habit of taking a good stiff mile-long walk in our neighborhood. I always take the same route, and a week a half ago as I was striding along, I...

Not Just Brakes!

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Maylan Schurch Friday, January 29, 2021 I have a fondness for advertising—while also an annoyance for ads that are puzzling. I saw one of these back in mid-December. Pausing at a traffic light, I glanced at this truck. As you can see, the...

Looking Ahead

Photo and Commentary ©2021 by Russell Jurgensen Thursday, January 28, 2021 This old saw blade lies along the Lime Kiln Trail northeast of Everett. Other rusty relics can be found along with it. Farther into the Cascade mountain range are other abandoned logging camps,...