Panhandle Summers

Summer begins tomorrow and I’m not all that thrilled.  Panhandle summers are, as a rule, hot, dry, and windy, characteristics that I don’t particularly enjoy.  Dry and hot are the more tolerable of the three, although I’ve developed an aversion to sweating over the years, but windy really annoys me.  Dust and grit in your…

A Splendid Time

“Having been some days in preparation A splendid time is guaranteed for all.”–Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite from The Beatles’ recording Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Another snowy, cold day in Hutchinson Co.  I spent a good part of the last 48 hours at work and so haven’t posted since Thursday.  I…