Despite All Things

  “As long as it's a regular day, not too rough to begin with, the ocean is pretty smooth once you make it out past the first set of waves. That's why people are afriad to swim in the ocean. They try to jump over those waves and get slammed down to the bottom and … Continue reading Despite All Things

Moonlit Pony

"What makes me so unhappy? People walking away, dressed in winter clothes, the sky the same gray as their coats, the branches of the trees around them, black-gray and skinned. And in my heart of hearts, I know that the tree Minn loves best will be bare by morning. Already, a gown of gold gathers … Continue reading Moonlit Pony


“The universe, I'd learned, was never, ever kidding. It would take whatever it wanted and it would never give it back.” ― Cheryl Strayed It's been 49 days since our governor declared a fire emergency for the State of Montana. At this present moment we are about ten thousand acres short of matching the total … Continue reading Respite