Category Archives: natural world

Moment In Time 

Wooly clouds sailing south, high tide rolling westward to the shore, as the sun inched above the distant horizon  I was struck with a sensory illusion  of Earth actually rotating, chosen witness to a holy event  previously reserved for the … Continue reading

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Autumn

My dear friend Becky and I often share books we’ve discovered and loved. Most recently she shared “Autumn”, the first of four anticipated, seasonal titled volumes of reflections by Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard, in which he describes the material … Continue reading

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Before the Hurricane

As I held the ladder and drill for my hubs, I kept getting distracted by the flitting, diving and dancing of butterflies and dragonflies in our back yard. Much to his chagrin, I said “I swear they’re speaking to me!” … Continue reading

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The Ocean Reminds Us

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Don’t Stop 

I take lots and lots of pictures with my iPhone. I have a hard time deciding which ones to let go of, so I just buy more storage on that mysterious “cloud”. An incredibly large percentage of my photos, those … Continue reading

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From Darkness To Light

“Against all odds, a seed rises from darkness and beautifies the universe.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo Look around our world and you’ll see the forces of life persisting and even thriving in some of the least logical or hospitable places. Like seeds … Continue reading

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Life is Like This

Life is like this. Unfamiliar paths,  yet deep roots,  unrecognizable  at times. Curvatures, branches  representing the  paths we tread that bend  and entwine.  We follow,  we lead,  we offer shelter, hear answers in  canopies of  near silence,  cicadas, strangers and … Continue reading

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Lupine Sky

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What No Longer Fits

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Tasting June

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