|Happily tunneling through|
I have immersed myself lately in a subject I never planned to know anything about. But my path to discovery has been exciting and invigorating. Within a few days, I'll be turning in my book, having tunneled through records of the last century and a half. If anyone had told me that I'd become perhaps the foremost expert on the history of Boathouse Row in Philadelphia when I left newspapering, I would have cracked up laughing. But a couple years later, ask me anything!! Which goes to show that there's life after newspapers for those many who have sadly lost their jobs and those likely to follow.
I'll be picking my blog up again soon. But thanks to search engines, people keep finding old posts which accounts for the record today.
Thanks, everyone! May you have a happy new year with a little risk taking to explore outside your comfort zone. Never know what excitement you may find.