Blogging has been intermittent this week without excuse. The next two weeks may be just as bad, but with excuses. Starting tomorrow I vanish into the District to assist at this year’s IHS Liberty and Current Issues seminar. Working these seminars always makes for a great experience with interesting people, so I’m very glad to be back. Whether I get any blogging done will depend on how frequently the attendees — and faculty — require my services as purchaser of beer in mass quantities.
After that I’ll have one day in Arlington before leaving for my annual trip to the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan, my favorite place in the world. Highlights of the vacation should include crewing once again in the three day sailing regatta and my first magic gig in several years. Rumor has it the nearby town of Cedarville now has free wi-fi in its new library, so I may be spending a little time online. Cell phone access will probably be nil, but that’s part of the appeal in a landscape like this: