Nov. 2021: Road Trip for Orchids

I haven’t blogged in a while, and if you’d put as many miles on vehicles as I have in the last month, you’d understand why.

I’m getting a temporary change of scene this winter, trying out central California for a few months – partly to welcome a new grandchild into the family, and partly to see if I like it and can afford to live there. So, it’s an exciting time!

Idaho: Not Just Spud Jokes Anymore


I’ve lived in Idaho off and on since the 1970s, and am thinking about leaving for good.

Competing with Copy Mills

I get regular come-ons for a variety of business services on my website, from cheaper phone plans to credit-card processing.

Lately, however, I’m hearing from folks who want to replace me – by doing my job at bargain-basement rates, using writers based overseas.

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