Monthly Archives: January 2014

Fighting the blues

January feels especially long this year.  It’s probably all the cold and snow, but I’m even more anxious for spring than usual.  And today has been a cold and snowy Saturday.  So I covered the kitchen table in newspaper and … Continue reading

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It’s the season of scars and of wounds in the heart

Winter has always been my least favorite of the seasons.  It goes too long and too gray and too cold.  And I am trapped too much indoors, away from warm, living earth and green things and birdsong. It means I … Continue reading

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Haven’t seen you in a long time

It’s been a while.  The Christmas season kind of got away from me there, but I’ve been having all kinds of adventures.  I went to the New York Botanical Garden with a friend and her husband and we saw the … Continue reading

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