My Dad celebrating his 81st in memory of my dad and with an overflowing heart to my family.
Archive for November 2015
I spent my birthday as an author-in-residence at the Ames Free Library in North Easton, MA. Through a chance encounter, an immediate spark of connection, and some planning, I resided royally in a 19th c. mansion designed by Andrew Jackson Downing who collaborated with Frederick Law Olmstead of Central Park fame. I arrived at night, kindly escorted, met, and settled into what would be my home for the next […]
The frost arrived visibly yesterday. Past the woods, I could see the icy white coat on the on the horse fields, and imagine the crunch. The horses themselves have found a place to nibble, in a corner. I want to go out to take a photo, but that means outwitting Izzie, the cat that thinks she is both kitten and dog at two years, who likes to run out–impossible task. […]