A taste of home, a journal of metaphor and muse, flavored with wit and watercolor
"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding metaphors and journalism and art, for readers in 150 countries.
It was 78 degrees Saturday. Short sleeve weather. And now...gotta love Oklahoma. And we need the moisture. Add the wind and swirling snow and drifts. Hot coffee, a fire in the fireplace, and no need to travel.