17-Year Cicadas

The Sound The noise is shocking. The intense background hum of thousands – millions? – of 17-year cicadas humming their love song.  As I move away from the parking lot at Highbanks Metro Park in Ohio, the sound fades.  I’m used to the rising drone … Continue reading17-Year Cicadas

What Heals You

I’ve been cooped up for too long, whiling away the days on social media, too tired to focus on even sedentary tasks.  For the last week, I’m mentally brighter consistently but still short of breath.  Over the last few weeks sick with COVID, I’ve had … Continue readingWhat Heals You