Robert

Robert

A partnered fortyish urban-bred gay man tries to figure out the secret to rural living in the high Arizona desert.

Ride To Work Day

May is Motorcycle Saftey And Awareness Month and even though Ride To Work day is officially June 20th this year, there was a group of us at my work who decided to do it today. I work for local county government. Every Tuesday morning, we have a public...

Rapture

Here’s a mock-up of my post rapture button.

4 Things

My friend Eric posted this on his blog and I stole it. I’m not going to try and make this sound original. I completely ripped it off – changing the answers to my own of course. 4 Things I need to spend more time on in my life: Helping others...

Finally Furnished

Ray and I moved into our house almost five and a half years ago. We didn’t have a dining room table. Our house has a mid-century/contemporary feel to it. One day when the house was under construction, while visiting Ray’s mother in California,...

You Say It’s Your Earth Day

I know, I know, today is not Earth Day. It was on April 22nd. A group of people at work decided to ride our bikes in for the day. Ray and I usually carpool but he had left for the weekend to go see his mother in California so I jumped at the opportunity...

I Need My Alone Time

I grew up in a family of eight and shared a room with my little brother. There was always someone home. After high school, I moved out and had various roommates over the years. No privacy, no control, people eating your food. I wanted to be alone without being...