Posts Tagged ‘Storms’

Posted In Honor Of Today’s Weather

June 6, 2017

Some people create their own storms, then get mad when it rains.

– Unknown

Jokes Aside, I’m Watching The Real Storm Carefully

October 3, 2016

Just a heads up that this week looks like it’s going to be a stormy one for me, so my entries this week are likely to be brief.  With luck though, it’ll all blow over by the end of Friday and I’ll finally be caught up again.

Oh, and Hurricane Matthew may also have some impact on my week.

Inspiration Found

June 22, 2016

Last night L’s mother slipped outside to sit on the porch to seek inspiration from the storm overhead.  Now I’ve done this a time or two myself and the porch is covered, so I didn’t think twice about her doing this . . . right up until the point there was a crack of thunder that shook the house and a concurrent flash of lighting that was dazzling even through the closed blinds.

A few moments later L’s mother was back inside the house and she absolutely reeked of ozone.

“I’m inspired!” she announced in a cheery voice.  “I’m definitely inspired to come back inside now!”

True Enough, But Storm Season Seems To Be Running Long This Year

July 29, 2014

There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.

Willa Cather

But It Happened Every Day For A WEEK, I Tell You!

July 14, 2014

“Behold my power over the firmament!” I proclaimed before my household. “Marvel as I summon the life-giving waters to nourish the Earth, and call the lightning of the gods from the very ether!”(1)

My family was less than impressed, however, shooting me a look that said, “You’re just going to try taking a shower again, aren’t you?”(2)
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(1) Not necessarily my exact words.

(2) And those actually were their exact words.