Monthly Archives: June 2015

Flight of the Black Witch

The season’s first tropical storm has just passed through. It added still more rain to the weeks long, monsoon-like inundation that came before it and left even North Texas feeling like Houston– sodden and tropical, with the underlying smell of … Continue reading

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Floral Archaeology

Abandoned house sites speak to my inner archaeologist. This might have started when I was around five, and amazed my mother by sitting wide-eyed and fascinated through The Ten Commandments, then in its first run. It’s certainly the case that … Continue reading

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