Blues and Roads


January 25, 2011

We almost didn’t make it. We stayed for Christmas, and had a lovely holiday. Once the holiday passed, I began to feel restless to move again, but was ambivalent about going back to California. Let’s just be honest – I’ve never been able to figure out why I left Greece. I guess when you find Read more >>


September 6, 2010

It is September, which is birthday + anniversary month and so we’ve decided to head out to Missouri to visit family and get a very welcome break from the routine. We’ve been trying to make this trip for two years and we decided to just take our work with us. There will be family and Read more >>

The Little Green Valley

November 18, 2009

Today we laid my grandfather to rest. I am grateful I was with him when he passed, and still more grateful for my great-uncle John, who led the service with his guitar and played a few cowboy songs and a song my grandfather himself wrote (“Maybe tomorrow I’ll care”). I wanted to post the poem Read more >>

Metro Monday

August 9, 2009

Oh the sun is too bright And the mountains are too far And there’s nowhere in town I can get to in my broken car I got nowhere to go But to sleep I could shut my eyes But I’ve got Promises to keep…. -Jolie Holland