Chasing Dusk

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” ~Eleanor Roosevelt Thanks, Eleanor. If you are reading, this, you can assume I survived the night… Kill or bee killed. (Har har) My war has been with yellowjackets, not bees. Three days ago, I reached the end of my ‘how to kill yellowjacket wasps’ list. The last … Continue reading Chasing Dusk

Wasp-Nest Karma

I believe karma, the bitch, has taught me a lesson. Karma was watching me on that mild summer day, a decade ago. I sat at my window facing the street, savoring my customary morning brew. I imagine my favorite smells— inhaling deeply the robust richness of coffee, coupled with the balm of fresh-cut grass, courtesy … Continue reading Wasp-Nest Karma