I snapped this shot last week as I was walking in the park. To me it says “Summer”. The play of sunlight on the cool green leaves and the resulting shadows floating on the lazy creek, remind me of my favorite aspect of the season. Summer is a time for easy living and enjoying simple … Continue reading
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We All Travel The Milky Way Together
We all travel the Milky Way together, trees and men; but it never occurred to me until this storm-day, while swinging in the wind, that trees are travelers in the ordinary sense. They make many journeys, not extensive ones, it is true; but our own little journeys, away and back again, are only little more … Continue reading
Let It Snow!
The local TV weatherman (okay, meteorologist) called it a “nuisance snow”, but I didn’t see it that way at all. The few inches we got yesterday made me feel glad for a sign of the season. It was a refreshingly pretty snow that fell on a Saturday between holidays, and I had no place in … Continue reading
‘Tis the Season: Appreciating Each Season in the Moment
With October’s pumpkins faded, Thanksgiving almost one week past, and the festive holiday month of December beginning tomorrow, I am in need of a reminder that it is still autumn. Everywhere I look right now, I see commercial ads depicting winter wonderlands and happy folks bundled up in heavy winter weather gear. But I’m not … Continue reading