Month: February 2020

  • Finding the Sun

    Finding the Sun

    Our sun room faces south, with windows open to the east and west.  Each morning, as we read the newspaper, we draw shades on those windows whose glare makes reading difficult.  Slowly as the year progresses, the sun changes its angle; we, in turn, have to close different shades.  I think of the sun as […]

  • Separated!


     A high tide swept water up the beach, creating an extended inland pool.  Small fish were washed into it, enjoying its warmth and refuge from larger fish.  But this morning, the access to the sea has dried; the pond is isolated and slowly disappearing.  Now these small fish are easy prey to wading birds and […]