The River of Time

Ellen has been resting most of the morning, sometimes sleeping, sometimes awake, on the back porch of our house. She is sleeping peacefully at the moment.There are flowers blooming all around her, and dozens of birds making their various small bird noises.Every few minutes there is a great whirring of wings. It is that time …

Link for Today

The Zoom link for today is   https://western.zoom.us/j/503312619 We will open the link at 5:30 pm Colorado time (U.S. Mountain Time)  today. At least that is our intention. Bear with any glitches please. Luke  

In the Bubble

This is a very hard time for us here. Ellen is very far from well; she is suffering considerably, and things have been getting harder instead of easier. She is quite weak and needs care and attention most of the time, and we have been advised that she should not be left at home by …

On the Pond

We are in the middle of implementing a plan. We love the place we live. We have been here on the Pond and next to Ohio Creek since early in our relationship. We remember the day we moved in. It was Halloween. And as we carried in our belongings, a group of little girls in …

Sunday Afternoon

We need to share with you the reality that things are not so good here. After some time in which it seemed every day Ellen was getting better, we have been on a downward trend now for a couple of weeks. Ellen now feels bad much of the time. She now has considerable difficulty drinking …

Glad midsommerdag aften

We have been considerably occupied and distracted the last few days so we are a few days late writing about our Midsummers Day picnic with our dear friends the Blanco family. We went to Hartman Rocks recreation area near Gunnison, a place where it seems Ice Age hunters tried to capture big game. And 10,000 …