In my grandparents' house (if you didn't count the steps leading to the veranda outside the front door), there were maybe 10 steps. They were slick, steep, linoleum-covered steps that led from the main floor down to the basement. There was a landing halfway down where you made a 90-degree turn. The steps were so… Continue reading Reading Challenge month 4 ~ A book that came out the year you were born
Admit it. You've been wondering about the bees, haven't you? (Please say you have. I like people who take an interest in bees.) I haven't talked about them much because, well, as we've said before, bees will break your heart. And they do. And they did. Our little colony didn't make it through the winter.… Continue reading Some nights, the bear
I have so many things to tell you. April was a frenzy of activity. It was wonderful but it moved so quickly I'd no time to pin it down here in words. I'll try to make up for that in May, but right now, I just want to crow for a moment... I completed the… Continue reading What’s next?