Last week, hus rehung the black sunflower seed feeder in front of our bedroom window (which is also where the dresser on which the cats eat is located). The hummingbirds that flocked around the variegated fuchsia all summer are gone and the cats needed new entertainment. And entertainment there is! The chickadees are FLOCKING to […]
Hard rains in autumn on the coast of Maine are LOUD rains…it has rained the last two nights and the rain pounded on the deck, the side of the house, the roof…today, the rain is slow and steady, but the wind is howling and the waves are crashing! Lazy/lucky me, I am tucked in under […]
I take photos a lot. I take a lot of photos a lot. It is hard to do anything around here without feeling the NEED to take photos. Lately, I’ve noticed a pattern. I seem to shoot lots of photos of certain types of things around me. I thought I would start with a taste […]
We had our first panic this week with Boo, the sometimes too adventurous puppy… As I’ve mentioned, we live right on the coast…our “front” yard is a little bit of each of rosa rugosa, raspberries, some rampant shrub with bright orange berries and weeds, then cliff down to rocky “beach” then ocean. This brushy area right […]
There was yesterday… Then there is today…
Ten years ago today, I started my day at my desk in my cubicle in a pod of cubicles in the Worcester law firm of Bowditch & Dewey. It was a long time ago and I’m sure my memory is a bit hazed by shock and grief and age, but it really was just a […]
A long, long time ago, I birthed a baby, then, 3 years later, another one. I remember infancy and toddlerhood as the period in my life when I had no self…babies don’t come with a schedule or with any discernible instructions…they decide when they want what they want, they just feel it and open their […]
The sky was so beautiful this morning, I couldn’t resist…enjoy!