Working on an illustration to show spring time on the great plains. Black fields are replaced with stubble to catch moister as no-till is common now. Spring planting is just around the corner. The geese are already passing over us on their northward journey.
I just did a version of this one for science. This one’s for faith. I’m sure this pun has been done many times, but this is my version.
The 46th running of the Iditarod kicked off in earnest on Sunday with its 2:00 pm restart in Willow, AK yesterday (3/4/2018). Above is a spread lifted from my Iditarod journal. It shows the “Vet Book” that all mushers are required to carry from checkpoint to checkpoint. The bright yellow covers make these little, waterproof notebooks easy to spot in the pocket of a sled when the head checkpoint vet needs to sign off on the mandatory vet checks.
My hope is that one of my puns end up hanging on the bulletin board of some science lab somewhere. Maybe this will be the one.
Why? Because I live in a northern climate and we’re about to be hit by a Snownamee. Next 48 hours we are to get 10–14 inches of snow. I also Know that once you get to the far reaches of the north banking is much different that in the lower 48.
Always a good idea to keep an open mind and be open to shifting those paradigms. The best way to find change is to look on the ground.
This is one way to dry your towels or straighten your back.