Maybe it’s the protracted, warmer-than-average spring. Or maybe it’s always been this way and I’ve just never noticed. (which is rather sad) But have you ever noticed how spring is autumn in reverse? You can especially see this in certain maples which have been a deep, rich burgundy color for the past month. Slowly, […]
When I first saw the fur, I was a little alarmed. Scattered about the grass in my tiny back yard were dozens of tufts of rabbit fur. I cringed a little but looked closer, already wondering what hawk or owl or enterprising house cat brought down one of my rodent neighbors. But I […]
I spent most of last week at a conference in Pittsburgh. As is usually the case with business travel, I didn’t get much time to sight-see. In fact I barely got outside at all. But I found myself looking longingly out the windows when I had a chance. […]
Right about the time I started this blog, I came across bentlily.com. This writer creates and publishes a poem a day on her blog. They are serendipitous and wonderful. Adding them to my RSS feed has been one of the best decisions I’ve made this year. (Although that may not be setting the bar very […]
On yesterday’s early morning walk, I realized that the cherry blossoms were in perfect bloom.* * That’s it. No more words needed. The pictures (all iPhone, no edits) are enough.