Friday, February 24, 2012

Decompression and coming home

Burning Man flashacks while walking down LV Blvd at night -- noise? Check. flashing lights? Check. changing music every 20'? Check. Costumed strangers? Check. All that's missing is the dust.

Slowly returning to the default world, driving back through Mojave and the Tehachapi Pass, so much better than abruptly flying, landing. Thud.

Moving from desert back into the green world.

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Tehachapi Pass musings

What makes me happy?

Windmills make me happy. Big, slow,lumbering ones. Little tinkly, twinkly ones. Medium sized,no nonsense, businesslike ones.

Michael makes me happy.

Small children playing. My children. My grandsons. My cat. Make me happy.

Men with twinkly, sparkly eyes.

Women who are smart and caring and warm and cuddly make me happy.

Turkey EmpaƱadas

My sister gave me,among other things, a 5" empaƱada maker for Christmas. I decided tonight's dinner would be the perfect time t...