ShareLiterally. Despite the headline hots, I’m no fan of hot weather. Summer is only one letter removed from simmer. Even so, there’s something about the arrival of summer that calls for celebration. Maybe it’s the vacationy feel of this season … Continue reading →
January 21, 2015
by Dan Pearson Comments Off on Take a Hump Day Break
ShareThis is a little thing we do every Wednesday in this spot called the Hump Day Hiatus. It’s a completely different excursion every week: it might be a journey to Nepal one week, Borneo the next, then a visit to … Continue reading →
January 1, 2014
by Dan Pearson Comments Off on Last night
ShareLAST NIGHT I THOUGHT ABOUT the fireworks going off like crazy in my neighborhood and I wondered how the birds and the outdoor cats were coping with it. I wondered about the owls that live in my neighborhood and I … Continue reading →
It’s time, therefore, for the world-renowned Hump Day Hiatus! We’re spanning the globe in search of brief interludes that will take you out of your cubicle (figurative or otherwise) for a few moments. Sometimes they’ll make you laugh, sometimes they’ll make you cry; sometimes they’re awe-inspiring, sometimes they’re just simple amusement. Sometimes they have a vital, possibly life-changing message; sometimes they don’t.
Here is this week’s. And may we say: Augusta should do this. Or Columbia County. This would be an awesome spectacle to host and view (in person).
Didn’t get enough fireworks? Or you got a lot, but now you’re having fireworks withdrawals? Fear not. Just click here for a generous second or third helping for your relaxation and armchair vacationing, the occasion being the recent 75th Anniversary of the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge.