Monthly Archives: March 2013

Darkest before the dawn

Today has been a weird Easter for me.  I normally visit my grandparents, but that didn’t happen this year, due to various illnesses.  Instead, I stayed home and worked in my garden.  The seedlings from last weekend’s planting are coming … Continue reading

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Waiting, waiting

It’s been a long cold March, and at this point I wouldn’t mind if we skipped straight to May.  I want to wear tank tops and shorts and sit on the patio at night and watch the fireflies and listen … Continue reading

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Making myself crazy

We’re getting busier at work now, and the temperatures will be warming up, or they should be.  Someday.  It’s snowing again now.  But as spring creeps up on us, I thought I would put aside the fancy cabled scarf I … Continue reading

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It’s a small world

So fairy gardens have been a kind of popular thing lately, and I have to be honest and say I’m not really a huge fan.  Oh, I love tiny things, and I especially love tiny plants, but I could do … Continue reading

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Leafing out

It’s really starting to feel like spring is coming, and I feel like I’m waking up.  Like I’ve been asleep for a long time, and I’m finally awake again.  The mornings come easier now and I have so much more … Continue reading

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Why walk when you can fly?

So the last few days have been pretty adventurous.  I’ve started running again, which is something I haven’t done in a couple years, even though I keep meaning to start.  That’s been a bit rough, even though I love it. … Continue reading

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It’s the heart that kills us in the end

Just a picture tonight– barbed wire through the heart of a tree.  

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