Monthly Archives: May 2013

Water and Shade

I see you And you see me A mile apart Across this pool flat land You head north And I walk west We both seek two things Water Shade Blue flag up high On the whip pole For us both … Continue reading

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The Wandering Yankee – The San Jacinto Monument

The Battle of San Jacinto is a major turning point in the history of the United States, despite it not directly involving the United States at the time.  The defeat of the Mexican forces under General Santa Anna and his … Continue reading

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The Mountains of Madness

Sometimes an image isn’t what it looks like.  When a lot of people first look at this photo they see snow, with drifts across a wide plain reaching towards a distant mountain range.  You can feel the cold, the wind … Continue reading

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The Wandering Yankee – Protein

Why is it that continental breakfasts don’t tend to include much protein?  I don’t know about you, but I want energy to run for the day, which should in my mind include protein.  Hard boiled eggs don’t really cut it … Continue reading

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