Drove this route on Wednesday. Got home about 11:30 p.m.
My favorite artist contemplates Rothko’s No. 210/No. 211 (Orange). About the exhibit: See the Light: The Luminist Tradition in American Art. More about acquiring the Rothko.
This guy is keeping an eye on the highest part of the trail to the brook. I feel safer. Overcast with off-and-on drizzle since I arrived. Lots of cleanup yesterday. Very happy to have found the “on” switch on the water heater this morning, and Gracie is pleased that I brought out a heater next …
I’ve been sitting in my car waiting to cross the Potomac on a two-lane bridge for over an hour and 15 minutes. At least I have snacks and podcasts and JUMPIN JEEBUS ON A HATSTAND WHY THE HELL AREN’T WE MOVING and my dog and teh internetz and books and stuff.
High quality busking. Big fun in the park.
From the bar of our hotel:
Here’s a good reading list: The best holiday reads Anna Karenina on the beach, The Corrections in Patagonia, Death in Venice overlooking the Lido … Writers recall their most memorable holiday reads – what are yours? The best holiday reads | Books | The Guardian.
I love National Parks, and I like what my iPhone makes possible. This is a nice freebie. TUAW: Chimani National Park Guides free for iPhone until April 24 The Chimani Guides are really first rate apps at US$4.99 – $9.99, but in celebration of National Park Week, they are free from now until April 24. …