Another Year

It’s the end of the year! I don’t know why I’m so excited, especially since most of 2018 will involve me having to address issues from 2017, that I’d hoped would just go away.  Oh, I’m thankful for another day and being able to see the start of yet another year, but there’s also a…

Being Lost

Grades are finished, submitted, and are now a thing of distant memory.  There’s a great feeling one has once the final grade sheet is turned in; it marks the end of another term and puts the proverbial period to the end of a subject.  It’s over, in much the same way that the completion of…

It’s Wednesday!

If you listened to the weather jockeys here in the Upper Midwest last week, then last Wednesday was going to be something special:  A massive snow storm was to roll through the region, plunging the countryside into darkness and leaving nearly a half-foot of white stuff in its wake.  A full day of Nature’s wrath…

White Powder

Over the course of the last month or so, it has snowed a number of times, here in the Upper Midwest.  Most of this was essentially fluff, literally a few snowy grains on the pavement, that are quickly blown away with the day’s first breeze.  It’s been cold, but even that had fluctuated, and between…