"Elevation: 3 feet or so"

Trees, Trains, and Tea

I’m back!  My apologies for the extended break,  but I have been dealing with quite a cold, and between medical isolation and embarrassing amounts of books, movies and sleep, there really hadn’t been anything worth sharing. Fortunately, I didn’t have to miss any performances, despite that surprise medical isolation period …

Just your average family mansion

Craigdarroch Castle

After two rather rainy days at sea, I was delighted to get off the ship yesterday and to be greeted by this: …

Mount Roberts 6

A Sunny Day in Juneau

So much for mentioning that I didn’t have any new experiences to share!  This week was full of them, from seeing a lumberjack …

SandraBullock

Fed Up

Please forgive this slight excursion from my normal cruise-related posts.  I don’t normally do this, prefer as I do to share my …

LowerLoop6

Beauty

Life on the cruise ship has become routine.  Not boring, mind you – but normal, standard, “the usual.”  Just as I’ve found …

MorningCoffee

Ritual: Days 30-32

Theatre folk tend to be labeled superstitious, I’ve noticed.  Whether it’s wearing the same audition outfit or using just one vocal warm-up …

DowntownSkagway

Lavender Shortbread: Days 16-19

Today can best be summed up with the phrase “adorable railroad town with scrumptious lavender shortbread.”  Or in other words, Skagway. But …

DriftwoodBeach

O Canada: Days 13-15

The good news: I didn’t burst out laughing during either performance of “Colors of the World” on Friday.  The bad news: I …

Ketchikan

Land Ho: Days 9-12

I have now officially set foot in Alaska!  For while we’re still rehearsing this week (to get our third and last main …