Category Archives: Travel

Gas in the Tank

One of the questions you are asked when renting a car is whether or not you want to prepay for gas or if you’d rather fill it up right before you return it.  Over the years,  I’ve settled for the … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: New Year’s Time Delay

Today’s a bit of a crapshoot day for me.  As a consequence of traveling during break, I am required to get a (negative) Covid test before returning to work.  Granted, almost every teacher on the island now seems to be … Continue reading

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Return to the Lake District

I’m almost a little ashamed at how excited I was to see this today: Between this and the new Around the World in 80 Days series that starts this Sunday, there’s a good bit of British television to enjoy!

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Itinerant Itinerary

My day started yesterday around 4 in the morning with an email from Delta that my flight out of Nashville had been cancelled and that they had already rebooked me: later flight out of Nashville and then connections in the … Continue reading

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Eggs, a Basket, and Rest

A significant portion of Christmas break is drawing to a close.  Over the next few days, I’ll start prepping in earnest for the next semester.  Not too much, of course, as I got a good chunk of things taken care … Continue reading

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Look! New Photos!

If you look to the right side of this page, you’ll notice that I’ve updated my Flickr account with some new photos- the first new batch in over a year, I think. This past weekend I took a quick trip … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: How We Move

Today was a great day in the Sunday funnies.  Lots of nice twists and turns in storytelling.  And lots of little commentaries on how we live and move through the world, which is something I think a decent amount about.  … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: Spacial Intelligence

Turns out there’s intelligence on both sides of the console, Caulfield and Frazz . . . Today’s outer-space Frazz reminds me of my current fiction read: Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir.  I was lucky to read Weir’s first book, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Best: On Summer Reading

You can always count on Caulfield to get something right about the current moment.  This time around, it’s summer reading: It’s like packing for a trip: I throw in way more books than I should.  And then the one’s I … Continue reading

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“The Four Yorkshiremen”

I had not heard of “the Four Yorkshiremen” until this morning, when the phrase turned up in a tweet.  So I did the thing you do: I looked for it on YouTube.  And this is what I found: Definitely a … Continue reading

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