Daily Archives: October 5, 2016


Flowers come into their glory this month, adored by the bees, the butterflies, and the hummingbirds. The skies in which they soar turn azure, opal, and amethyst by turn. And in the alcove of our front doorway, a hummingbird nested. It was a marvelous little egg cup, woven of spider silk and fairy threads, a […]

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And How Was Your Week?

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I spent Sunday night cowering in the corner of my new sofa, under two blankets and whimpering. I read a book to distract myself from the fact that the sky was falling. In the pitch black howling madness, our little overnight storm whipped rain horizontally, uprooted […]

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When Santa Goes AWOL

Silly me. I thought if I got everything done on The List in the appointed time frame and stood in the long lines without whining and wrapped the presents with gritted teeth while listening to Imagine Dragons really loud (hey, I have to cleanse my palate from the non-stop sugary jumbo pop of carols somehow) […]

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