she came back to read to us.


  it was our first sutton library book club meeting without her as our librarian. however, she returned to read to us for our premier meeting of the season. in true fashion, her beautifully bouyant reading voice shone through, and the four of us laughed together, pensed and pondered together, and thoroughly enjoyed the little…

rollee home’ing. 3.


  and so it goes. our last night of our epic dalton highway roadtrip was spent close to home. imagine that. * i have promised milo roadcat jones a night together in the rollee home. just me 'n' him. hopefully soon i can follow through...... **********    

rollee home’ing. 1.


  me 'n' milo, reading and checking the milepost. ziggy was always displeased when i had my nose in the milepost because i wasn't paying attention to him. but, milo?? - he needed to know where we were at all times and when was the next time he could get out…

art on fire.


    once a year arctic fires bronze sculptureworks hosts art on fire at wasilla museum of transportation. mister jones attends blacksmithing meetings at the shop owned by artist patrick garley and he asked me to come see what happens at an iron pour. fascinating work, this breaking cast iron into workable pieces, feeding them into the fiery cauldron, waiting…

changes.


    • early morning practice: sitting and writing and reading. changes are happening. within and with out. i will here forward always forever never be the same as i was. once a body sees the change, it is a conscious decision to change. or stay the same. where the…

friday night book club.


i felt the bittersweet as i walked into the library. i had penned book club onto my hand because i did not want to miss this night. this would be her final book club meeting as the librarian of sutton public library. she has been my librarian for 30 years and my friend for just as…