http://youtu.be/p9FYD1dlw4E ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ These photos and post are in response to this week's theme for the 52 Photos Project. You can see a gallery of everyone's photos for this week's theme here. To see a list of all my blog posts for this project, go here.
Last week: school. This week: summer vacation. Last week: homework. This week: parties and movies. Last week: rise before 6. This week: sleep until the cats insist I rise. Last week: assigned reading. This week: thick by-chance novels. Last week: schedules. This week: what day is it? Summertime, and the livin' is easy. Not that… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Busy street
Burnt Norton - IV Time and the bell have buried the day, the black cloud carries the sun away. Will the sunflower turn to us, will the clematis Stray down, bend to us; tendril and spray Clutch and cling? Chill Fingers of yew be curled Down on us? After the kingfisher's wing Has answered light… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ The light arrived
While thinking about this theme all week, I realized that I don't have a good luck charm. I have objects that I love and that hold beauty and meaning for me. I have precious things given to me by people I love and have been loved by. I have mementos that remind me of travels… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Good luck charm
http://youtu.be/h9nE2spOw_o ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This photo and post are in response to this week's theme for the 52 Photos Project. You can see a gallery of everyone's photos for this week's theme here. To see a list of all my blog posts for this project, go here.
Nest I walked out, and the nest was already there by the step. Woven basket of a saint sent back to life as a bird who proceeded to make a mess of things. Wind right through it, and any eggs long vanished. But in my hand it was intricate pleasure, even the thorny reeds softened… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Criss Cross
To approach the beehive, beekeepers light a smoker. A bee smoker is a little lidded can with a built-in bellows. You start with a piece of crumpled newspaper, light it, and drop it to the bottom of the smoker, then use the bellows to puff puff puff until you get some good licking flames, and… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Fire
My husband's people live in a land of cloud watchers, a place in the middle of the country where there are big lakes and scarcely a hill, and all you can see as you drive down the highway is the cloud dappled sky that goes on and goes on. But most of my life I've… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Clouds
First things first. The snow has melted. The geese are honking their way northward. Last night M saw bats, and we heard the songs of foreign birds, traveling through, making joyful trilling melodies we'd never heard before in our little corner of Vermont. The river is riding high on its banks, and with today's steady… Continue reading 52 Photos – Petals