Reading Challenge month 5 ~ A book that became a movie

Far From the Madding Crowd, page 1, paragraph 1. We meet Gabriel Oak and his broad smile: "the corners of his mouth spread till they were within an unimportant distance of his ears, his eyes were reduced to chinks, and diverging wrinkles appeared round them, extending his countenance like the rays in a rudimentary sketch… Continue reading Reading Challenge month 5 ~ A book that became a movie

52 Photos ~ Light and dark

The Forest at the Edge of the World Today I left groceries by the playground on Hudson and tried to haul, up toward my block, a cross section of a maple grown too large, chainsawed into manhole covers. Alphonso, Super for All Buildings east of the projects, stopped sweeping. He leaned his bald broom against… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Light and dark

I shall say this only once

I'm kinda looking forward to fall this year. I know! Who has taken over this blog, and what have they done with Rebecca?! I don't completely get it either, but I'm going to ride with this strange-but-nice feeling: not dreading the change of season, welcoming the cool breeze at night that suggests I tug the… Continue reading I shall say this only once