https://www.patreon.com/posts/32900679 Long, long ago, in the sunny days when online journals had content and there were not so many spambots and Russian trolls in the […]
Rice Lake is always strange days.
I am finding this a harder visit than it has been in other years — though it is never easy. I visit my mother once […]
Last two days in Snaefellsnes.
There are a limited number of roads available on the Snaefellsnes peninsula, especially in winter: the 54, the 56, the 58; the 574 through Snaefellsnes […]
We drove up from Reykjavik yesterday: a mildly stressful hour as we got our ducks in a row–picking up the car and driving back to […]
Yesterday: Reykjavik, day three.
This is my fourth visit to Reykjavik, which changes things. Gone is the astonishment of so beautiful and new a place: what are these mountains? […]
Iceland, day two.
Slept sixteen hours — the longest I have slept in my life that I was neighter sick nor a child. Since then we have ambled […]
Reykjavik, day one.
Overnight flight got in at 6:30 this morning, and I got to the flat at 9, still in pitch darkness. Unpacked, set up wifi, had […]
Many announcements, much wow.
Last week was lost to a combination of too much news and a sort of failure to thrive that’s been going on for weeks and […]