march 25 22

Reprieve came last week in the form of a spring break. Unlike the swarms of students flocking to tropical destinations or heading home, our home became empty. Living near a college campus has its ups and downs…but the best is when there is a holiday. Streets are empty. It’s respite.

We took to exploring the empty spaces and finding what has been forgotten.

I took this week’s photo on a walk on March 13 in Denton, TX. It’s amazing what beauty you can find when you look just past the decay.

This weekend has new thinking even more existentially than normal. Here’s what I’m reading:

Until the next time.


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