Tag Archives: wind

First Morning at the Lake

So, I’m up at the lake this morning, having driven over yesterday. It’s very strange being here without Willie, and I find myself thinking of him often. Oddly enough, when I went out to the lake yesterday, first thing, I … Continue reading

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Sunrise, Sunset

Here’s the far shore of the lake on Sunday morning. There’s the little abandoned Catholic Church looking downright numinous in the morning light! And then here’s CharlieHopbrew, watching the same sun sink in the west … all bundled up and … Continue reading

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Phew, It's Phriday!

Judging from the sunrise today it’s going to be an absolute beauty! Perfect October weather – it doesn’t get any better than that.  Thanks, Alice, for the poem yesterday.  I’m gonna transcribe it here to share … Fall by Edward … Continue reading

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In the Woods

Why does the dark wind sound so different when it’s coming off of a lake?  At once closer and like it’s come from miles, decades, centuries away … from the timeless place where the wind has its beginning. Or is … Continue reading

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Soooo … Keeping Busy Here

It looks like a beautiful Sunday here in New Hampshire, with lots to do, and the usual sense of having not – quite – enough – time.  I love the luxury of sleeping in just a little bit, but looking … Continue reading

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Winter, for a Moment, Takes the Mind

I awaken this morning to thoughts of Conrad Aiken … a poet I discovered in high school in an old book, right around the time I discovered Walt Whitman (also in an old book).  Similar in the vastness of their … Continue reading

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