Category: 2nd Tuesday

Welcome to 2nd Tuesday – October 2015

It feels like – and according to the calendar – it is, October. I was in several stores today however and wasn’t quite certain of the month. In one, near the hardware section, I...

Welcome to 2nd Tuesday · September 2015

Welcome to year two of 2nd Tuesday. This month’s issue joins the changing of the seasons by drifting into the realm of transition. Artists Joanne Licardo (the artist of the wonderful opening sunflower) and Leah...

Pirates and Vodka In A Teacup

Excerpt From A Book By Fredrick Swan ”My maternal great-grandfather, Charles Stewart Blood, was identified by my grandmother as an Englishman. When my grandmother mentioned Charles Stewart Blood, she stated his name in its...

Welcome to 2nd Tuesday, July 2015

  Welcome to July which has said, “Thanks Spring, I’ll take it from here.”  It has been unseasonably hot for weeks here in Oregon a western state where things usually don’t start to warm up the middle of...

2nd Tuesday · June 2015

All of us have stories, histories and experiences in our hearts that if shared have the potential to impact the life of another person and therein the world in some way. This month 2nd...

2nd Tuesday · May 2015

In one of my old journals I found the following entry: “May 17, 1977 – There was a cold spring rain but I walked the length of the woods today.  I don’t know for...

2nd Tuesday · April 2015

Last October, Lucky, who is doing quite well in the present, was very ill.  I remember leaving him at the veterinarian’s office and walking along the creek pictured here and thinking this would be...

2nd Tuesday · March 2015

In the realm of weather – that great gift to the conversations of strangers – our part of our country has gotten off easy this year.  We have had unseasonably warm temperatures and a...