Drift Out of Driftwood

This week I am closing up life at the ranch and joining Reed in San Miguel de Allende for the next few weeks. It's hot as a witch's breath here in Austin; everything's gone and dried up and blowing in the dust. I hear cackles in the wind, it's that hot. I'm so very happy to be heading down south; … [Read more...]

Andale Austin

I have been in Texas for just over a year and in the past few weeks -- no, days really, it has truly begun to feel like home. I am feeling so much support in this cradle in the middle of Texas, I find myself caught off guard and tingly-all-over by the kindness of strangers and not-so-strangers that … [Read more...]

Sweat out the muck in a Mexican Sweat Lodge

If I think about it too much, I can get totally freaked out about the amount of collateral damage I've done to my body over the years, even though I strive to do the right thing now -- I have had many mortal failures. I was quite rowdy in my youth even though I always knew that was not my right … [Read more...]