–noun, plural -tus⋅es, -tus.
1. a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series, action, etc.
After a nearly two week hiatus, my postings will resume tomorrow. Like in Mark Twain's case, the rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated. Thanks to the one of you (and you know who you are) who checked in a few times to make sure I'm still here. I am.
In case you're wondering, here's where I was on one of the days over the past 12 when I wasn't in New York State. My photo. Rocky Mountains' elk.