Category Archives: a year in sunrises

Miles and miles away

Winter blues have caught up with me a bit, and I’ve been finding them a bit hard to shake, plus a few other worries I’m not ready to talk about yet.  But thank god for good friends who are steady … Continue reading

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We were too young and free

I don’t have a sunrise for you this week– but I do have a moonset over the Lower Garden.  The moon was so brilliantly full. Everything looks so green; makes winter feel like a cheap bitter lie.  And that cheers … Continue reading

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If you told me you were fine

I’ve been slacking at my year in sunrises, so here are three days of glorious sunrises.  A friend told me that the winter sunrises here are the most beautiful, and he was definitely right.  There’s something about the quality of … Continue reading

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The shadow won’t let it in

I find that lately all I have are sad songs on repeat, rattling around my brain.  I can’t explain it, but even the Christmas music that normally cheers me can’t shake me out of it.  And maybe it’s that winter … Continue reading

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We can say it never happened

I’m back in Virginia now– after a trip back home for Thanksgiving.  And I got home just in time.  Wednesday it snowed all day.  We didn’t get too much, only five inches, although I have friends who got eight or … Continue reading

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Like the tree and the vine

For the first time in a long while, I got out into the woods to hike for a while.  It’s definitely been way too long, and I’m feeling it today, but I wouldn’t change it for the world.  It was … Continue reading

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Not alone in the dark

Today was a chilly and blustery kind of day, and I was definitely bundled up for it.  But it was productive, if cold.  And I got a lovely sunrise shot in the Lower Garden, just before we yanked the bird … Continue reading

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