Thanksgiving 2012

A few of the things I’m thankful for, every day: French roast coffee, the smell of pine woods on a late fall day, my father’s enormous laugh, the beautiful oak box-beam ceiling in my dining room, the way my dog tilts his head and looks at me inquiringly when I say his name softly, the … Continue reading Thanksgiving 2012

Mayhap you, too, wish to reinvigorate certain words of your acquaintance?

That there to the left is a Hubbard squash. Have you ever seen one? They’re bluish, lumpy, and extremely large. They belong in the prehistoric section of the farmer’s market, along with certain heirloom tomatoes, turtles, and blue, green and purple potatoes. Did you notice I slipped “turtles” in there? I did, because turtles have … Continue reading Mayhap you, too, wish to reinvigorate certain words of your acquaintance?