Indira Ganesan

Writing, books, and coffee

Archive for February 2016

Something New

The season is a strange one, full of highs and lows, winter and spring all in a month. The ground thaws, freezes. The leap day approaches, and tonight, the moon is full.   I watched the waves yesterday, renewed my passport, had a fun texting session with a dear friend, and then, hours later,  I found myself in tears by noon.  The kind of crying that leaves your eyes tired. […]

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    Friday, the yard smelled like March, that mix of thaw and bloom that made no sense in January.  But a few days later, it is February, and March with bulbs and tubers putting out small shoots isn’t far.  Of course, some bulbs already sprung, tricked by the weather, only to freeze green overnight.  The blizzard came and went. Meanwhile, my brother went to the White House.  He says […]

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