Dreaming of Summer Rain…

This is actually my journal entry from the other night…funny how life imitates art sometimes…today has been warm and breezy and beautiful, the windows open, out walking without a coat…then a small rain storm  rolled through. Tonight I don’t know, but I can totally imagine myself sitting at my computer while a thunderstorm threatens outside….

A Change In The Weather

Saturday’s sun and warmth gave way to rain and snow on Sunday. I went out for my walk without a coat or even a jacket on Saturday. I had the windows open and fresh breezes blew in promising flowers and hopes and dreams of Spring only to vanish like magic within hours. A transformer blew…

Dreaming of Spring

Yesterday’s rains have cleared out and today the light is just a little brighter, the shadows just a little changed. This morning before breakfast I spotted a frolicking squirrel teasing Miss Kitty, my Lab puppy and the elusive woodpecker working his way quickly up the tree like someone ascending a spiral staircase. My mouth dropped…

attics…magical little places

When I think of an attic I see mine. Little white twinkle lights strung up through the rafters, a lacy curtain shades the small window outside which stands a big oak tree so old I can’t even imagine.A home to birds, an owl and the elusive woodpecker. This window is often the perfect frame for…

daydream or vision?

I just got back from a nice little walk. The breeze was chilly but the sun was warm. It was the perfect balance of sun and winds and chill. The kind of chill that puts a spring in your step and makes you dream of brewing hot cocoa when you get home. There was a…

A hawk walked me home

It’s still dark out, I’ve been up for a while just enjoying the solitude for a little while. Through the tall pines I see the sky…tinged pink and lavender like oil pastels blending together, really pretty. I love the sky when the sun is rising, but I also love the sky when the sun is…