Tag: Mason City

Very Good Bones

Very Good Bones
Another damp and cold one again today, but at least we started getting sun-breaks late in the day which will hopefully mean we'll have sunshine tomorrow. When visiting with a dear friend of mine this … continue reading

Uyghur Detention Camps

Uyghur Detention Camps
It was a bit warmer out today, and likely because the wind wasn't as strong as it's been day after day. From what I've been reading, we're going to be getting rain in the night and likely all day tomo … continue reading

320 – 1st St. NE, Unit 302

320 – 1st St. NE, Unit 302
We managed to dodge the bullet again with these over-night temperatures because when I left for work this morning, it was hovering around 35 degrees which was a bit too close for comfort when consider … continue reading

Ditch The Cyrillic Alphabet

Ditch The Cyrillic Alphabet
Another chilly day came and went, and what's got me the most worried, is the possibility of getting a light frost in the lowlands, and of course, I technically live in one of them. I'll be beside myse … continue reading

Driving On A Washboard

Driving On A Washboard
The rain was welcome this morning, but this afternoon's wind wasn't. I sure hope we don't get any severe storms tonight. I still think all those fires out on the West Coast combined with all of them u … continue reading

They Don’t Even Know Sic-‘Em

They Don’t Even Know Sic-‘Em
The light rainfall we were getting today, was what the farmers would always consider their "million dollar rain" because it would come down slow enough to where it would soak into the soil before crea … continue reading

4 Bittersweet, Mason City, IA

4 Bittersweet, Mason City, IA
Once again, if the wind wasn't blowing so hard, it would've been about as perfect a day one could expect in North Iowa. Let's hope we do get the rain that's been forecasted because I officially have e … continue reading

National Library of Lies

National Library of Lies
It would've been a near perfect day if the wind wasn't at it again, but I guess we gotta take what's handed to us. After seeing all the farm equipment out in our fields, the farmers must be thinking t … continue reading

Systematic Cold-Blooded Murder

Systematic Cold-Blooded Murder
Thank goodness the temps finally dropped a good twenty degrees from what they were these past two days because I wasn't the least bit prepared for it. Now if I can get my garden seeds all planted this … continue reading

If It’s Free, It’s For Me

If It’s Free, It’s For Me
We finally had a near-windless day and loving it to the point I was finding every excuse I could to be out enjoying it. I'm sure many of our retirees were out scratching in their gardens and flower be … continue reading