Rick Watson



I’m “procaffeinating” this morning. That’s the tendency to put off doing anything until I’ve had coffee. It’s an affliction that began early; and I’ve struggled with it all my life. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:43 PM Rick Watson

A few weeks ago, I stopped by the forks of the river in Sipsey on the way home. Normally, there are several people there sitting in folding chairs, shooting the bull and watching time pass at the speed of a slow-moving river. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:47 PM Rick Watson

I’ve been at a creative low tide since November. Usually, when I get in a slump I simply wait it out. But that tactic wasn’t working this time. more

Dec 27, 2017 10:54 PM Rick Watson

What’s pink with jingle bells around its neck and goes hippity-hop through the mud and snow? more

Nov 22, 2017 5:45 PM Rick Watson

When talking with a friend recently, I mentioned that coming up with fresh ideas for this column was sometimes a struggle. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:02 PM Rick Watson

March 2018