Time Travel Log

  1. The Netherlands

    22 Aug 2022
    Flying into Amsterdam on a beautiful clear morning, I marvel at the coastline—an endless ribbon of white sand as far as the eye can see—and out to sea, the fields of windmills planted in the water along the coast. I had no idea that Dutch coast had such long, beautiful…

  2. Two Days in Iceland

    10 Aug 2022
    (Day One: Reykjavik)  The plane lands in the early morning after a 7-hour flight from Seattle. On the tarmac, before we leave, the stewardesses tell us about a volcanic eruption that happened that morning. Nothing that would disrupt flights—only a lava fissure that opened up near the airport. Just another…

  3. Goodbye

    30 Jun 2022
    A little over a year ago, Bob and I sold our home in Seattle and drove across country to live with my father in Riverwoods, Illinois—a suburb of Chicago. We hoped for a few years time with him—but that was not to be. Instead, most of our year was spent…