First things first

I have decided to start a personal blog, primarily for my own enjoyment and to satisfy the need and desire to write — observations, thoughts, questions, reviews, etc.  I think this would be a good place also to write about travels, hikes, and similar excursions.  I am doubtful that anyone will ever read these posts except me, but a web-based journal sounds like fun.  As long as it is, I will continue.  If it isn’t anymore, I will stop.

So let’s see . . .