"It's really hot." Janelle just said this.
"I mean it's really hot." She's right, too.
I cannot describe to you the humidity of Iowa...it's worse than lower Mississippi. And that's a fact. Anyway, the cicadas are going insane right now and - lookit! - an inspirational kairn I made of lake rocks while on vacation! (about the weird grey strip at the bottom: many of the jpegs from our vacation were mysteriously corrupted, often to artful effect)