Caitlyn and Ian are kindred spirits, and though I wrote this for my own Best Beloved, they inspired it. So this is for Caitlyn and Ian. Like This Forever You want your first love to last forever You know this is right where they belong But they don’t seem to see The inevitability And you’re … Continue reading
. . . and they’re off. Again. Two things are immediately apparent: This house is going to be quiet without Brodie the Wonder Dog, and it doesn’t take long for the right kind of people to worm their way into your heart on what’s likely to be a permanent standing.
Ian and Caitlyn have arrived for a quick overnighter before Trip #2. Beans on the stove, brown rice and cornbread in the oven, homemade salsa in the fridge. It’s gonna be a great dinner, followed almost instantly by waffles (or pancakes, no one’s decided for sure) for breakfast. By bedtime tonight we will have tripled … Continue reading
We’re off to Hoquiam, Washington, leaving tomorrow morning. (I didn’t know where it was either.) We leave at the crack of dawn tomorrow, drive 12 hours, and stay with Ralph and Kelly and their kids. We will eat. We will play music. We will have peace. Funny how things kept bouncing around, not knowing where … Continue reading
That could be a noun, were it hyphenated, but it’s a short phrase describing a need. We have luggage. It’s pretty battered. It has served us well, but it’s nearing the end of its own personal journey. What have you personally used for lugging stuff around (that’s what you do with luggage, you lug) that … Continue reading
In February of 2009 I wrote and recorded a pair of songs about my desperate need for travel. We thought it would be nice to share them will all our supporters, so here, absolutely free, is the MP3 of [download id=”1″ format=”joel_default”]. Download [download id=”1″ format=”joel_default”] About the Music Camel’s Lash Inspired by a photo … Continue reading
I’ve been busy working with individuals and businesses who would like to sponsor and support our efforts to work while on the road. This week I’m specifically working with those who want to sponsor and support the workshop for virtual assistants we are planning in August in Vancouver. We are working to create a situation … Continue reading
(If you know why you’re here you can jump right to the survey; otherwise, read on!) As Best Beloved and I plan a life as nomads, we’re looking for ways to create mutual benefit; the proverbial ‘win/win’, for ourselves and the other lives we touch, or could touch. The folks who are putting us up … Continue reading