Who Knows

How different this new life is, compared to what I thought it would be at this point in my life, compared to what it was last spring. I thought I was in a relatively happy, even if financially restricted, retirement, living in a place I find pleasant, living with someone who I loved and who… Continue reading Who Knows

The Young Man And The White Laundry Basket

When just don’t know what to do with myself, I write. The day was sunny. That was nice. The day was above freezing. That was nice. All the snow is gone. That is nice. It is bug season here at Mist Cottage. Bug season is a precursor of spring, which as it happens, arrives on… Continue reading The Young Man And The White Laundry Basket

Started Without You

Dear Spring, I have started without you. You are welcome to join the party any time. Maggie “Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803 – 1882 Worldly Distractions Weather -16°C Low tonight: -25C Date: 12:00 PM EDT Sunday 16 March 2014 Condition: Sunny Pressure: 103.0 kPa Visibility:… Continue reading Started Without You