Seeing the tree, not the forest l Chuck's World
Last updated 8/8/2018 at Noon
I’ve made this mistake many times. I continue to make it.
The benefits of aging, which are underappreciated in my opinion and mostly center around still being alive, come bundled with hidden dangers. Experience and education are tools that grow and continue to pay off, but looking backward is walking on treacherous ground. There are land mines, booby traps, and quicksand waiting on the path to the past, one small step away from disaster.
I’m talking about old photos, by the way. Very scary stuff.
Thirty years ago, I spent a few weeks wandering around Snohomish County with a real esta...