Boy, it’s been a while! I didn’t conceive of this blog to be a personal diary, but I thought I would share an aspect of my life which has turned out to be quite interesting. In March of 2010 I was told by my landlord that he was planning on selling his home, and that he no longer wished to rent his back house; a place where I had lived for three years.  This gave me a month to find a new place to live. Needless to say, I was in a panic to find something I could afford, but was also clean, and somewhat safe. I was then surprised to find an offer from two wonderful snowbird parishioners who invited me to look after their house during the summer. So, from March through December, I was happily ensconced at their small and cozy home in Montrose. Read More