Regular Life

Regular Life

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Posts filed under Outdoors

Park and Ride (Part 2)

(continued from Part 1) Friday morning I was sure my alarm clock had made a horrible mistake. Five? I mashed the snooze/Indiglo button and lay there a few seconds staring up into blackness before I remembered my goal for the day. I went through my usual ablutions and ate breakfast, frittered way the cushion time… (read more)

Park and Ride (Part 1)

My wife scoffed Thursday night when I said I was going to leave 30 minutes earlier than usual the next morning. I would show her. In these days of 8-hours-plus workdays sitting in a chair, rising gas prices, and lack of public transportation, riding a bicycle into work started sounding sensible. I typed in our… (read more)

Art Walk of the Wispy

3808 Benjamin uses sidewalk chalk from boxes shared among various children and adults inspired to create their own art on the sidewalk and stairs surrounding the McKinney Performing Arts Center (formerly the Collin County Courthouse). Each second Saturday, artists display their wares — some created on the spot — while locals and visitors wine, dine,… (read more)

Because It’s There

3751 This is another good argument for always taking a camera. I looked up as my son climbed on his school’s playground equipment on a recent Saturday, and there he was, framed perfectly. (click pic to enlarge) It is oddly similar to a photo I shot when he was a baby, and posted for my… (read more)