Voting From Abroad

As the November 2018 Senate and House of Representatives elections in the U.S.A. approach, we are again struggling to vote from abroad. So it’s time to send this blog out again!

Tellin’ Stories


Voting From Abroad

My fingers tremble, my breath rasps.  I flex my thigh muscles and prepare to leap . . . do the long jump . . . go far . . . over the ocean to reconnect with my people, my roots, my dirt.

But first, there’s this little thing called bureaucracy:

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Framed/A Book Review


Framed/A Book Review

“You’re Luddites!” my friend from the city accused.  “For farming with horses in this day and age!”

A rooster crowed; the goats grazed on the meadow.  My husband and I had been too absorbed in the work of a small farm to have studied this movement.  “What exactly is a Luddite?” I asked.Read More »