Month: August 2014

SUMMER FROM THE DECK

It has been a spectacular summer. A bit dry, but beautiful. Sunny, warm, low humidity (mostly). Not too hot, comfortable nights. The flowers have bloomed without my help. I wish I could bottle this summer and save some against winter… Read More ›

SUNFLOWERS FOR ME

Garry thought it was high time I got a new bouquet and this time, he chose one of my favorites, sunflowers. Is there any flower that better symbolizes summer? That looks as if it contains its own sunbeam? Here is my bouquet… Read More ›

HYMNS AND ROOTS

For a woman who is essentially religiously neutral, firmly clinging to my position of “no opinion” like a limpet on a wet rock with the tide coming in — I really love church music. I cannot help myself. Play me… Read More ›