Monthly Archives: October 2012

Flight log: Sandy

One day and counting. Airline calls, very nice lady on phone asked me if SHE could go home soon. Then she told me they cancelled all legs of our flight to east coast.  Oh well, off to try a new … Continue reading

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Flight log 1975

Me on a plane in 1975. On an Eastern Airliner on my way to Disney World from Boston. I am in awe that something so large can liftoff. I am old enough to be a little frightened but mostly I … Continue reading

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Good humor in the neighborhood

I am listening to one of the last cruise ships of the season bellowing to its passengers to hurry up with three consecutive blasts that can be heard well beyond the borders of Portland. When I moved here, I never … Continue reading

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Notes From The Construction Site: A Board Feat?

Another week in renovation life has come and gone here on Morning Street and I have bored feet, or is it a board feat? We are painting our house one clapboard at a time on saw horses. It saves me … Continue reading

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Notes from the construction site…Something is rotten in the state of Maine!

  While avoiding more lucrative pursuits, I often look up word origins. It was no surprise to me that the word construction has its beginnings in the late 14th century and indicates a piling up, an accumulation. I don’t know exactly what … Continue reading

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