Flowers, Floods and Fecal Matter

The sky is a deep blue and partly filled with fluffy white clouds, which is one of my favorite kinds of sky. The violets have vanished and the profusion of dandelions has waned, but the river banks are awash with pink and white phlox, as well as honeysuckle. The water is still pouring over the … Continue reading Flowers, Floods and Fecal Matter

Another Spring Day

Today was quite a contrast to Tuesday's perfect spring day. The temperature is around 50. The sky is overcast from horizon to horizon, with grey clouds rippled like the sand at a beach. Yesterday's rain and today's sharp breeze have winnowed the blossoms from the trees, leaving them wistful, faded shades of their former glory. … Continue reading Another Spring Day