Among the not-so-lesser mortals,

Among the not-so-lesser mortals,

this sweet child of mine is vibrant, and all the more singular dancing along with these longstanding oaks like gods that surround us in our woods. It’s here we play, where we activate and expand, where the magic unfolds. We … Continue reading

The Best Is Yet to Come

The Best Is Yet to Come

The white blanket has been absent, parting aloofly. It seems to be fine with us, even with this burgeoning duo. They reveled in the wintery scene; they are ready for what’s next. The other night more flurries with frosty obscurity … Continue reading

Half Lit

Half Lit

I don’t want to wallow in dispirited feelings about this restrained glow. All strung up for the holiday show, however, lacking vigilant glory for the revelatory moment to aid with the once-a-year-sleigh landing, I surrendered to the semi-dim light and … Continue reading

Home of the Brave

Home of the Brave

It can feel isolating when so many are eager to condemn instead of to converse. It’s no wonder we feel drawn to this hill and the surrounding trees cheering us on as we cruise downhill. Looking from below they tower … Continue reading

Transformations

Transformations

Stalactites started melting today, whichever ones endured the prying hands that whacked off mostly the hefty ones that is. They were quite the sculptures, prevailing for a few weeks, not a good sign from an energy point of view. A … Continue reading

Awakening Dormancy

Awakening Dormancy

Awakening dormancy. This scene is an entirely different universe that I see myself in. In fact, it’s the opposite but in the spirit of how to open my heart and mind and keep it from surrendering to the darkness, I … Continue reading

The Upside-Down Show

For those who wish to grasp what’s going on from the dawn of time to present, it’s easier to discover while on your head as things have been topsy-turvy for some time and we are misled to believe it as … Continue reading

In the Midst of Innocence,

In the Midst of Innocence,

we remain forever playful. Together with our white landscape, we grow creative. Under heavy clouds, we sled on. On left behind cardboard, we glide downwards. Deep into frostiness, we transform an unsmiling, barren and frozen scene into motion. On glistening … Continue reading

Devotion of Attention

Devotion of Attention

It’s the bits of light that feeds me these days, especially in our frozen enrobed white landscape…such a welcome vision in February. No doubt this beloved band of earth commands my attention even if it’s not my seasonal preference. In … Continue reading

Dreamscape

Dreamscape

We certainly have been seeing the white backdrop this week. It’s the first year since we’ve been around that it’s more than a wonderful delicate dusting that melts away as swiftly as it cascaded in. The flakes have more of … Continue reading