Monthly Archives: January 2012

“A Cold Morning Sir”

That is the title of this little F.S. Church print that hangs on the wall above my writing desk. A winter day like today. We are in a week of frozen cold starry nights that open into icy cold mornings.  … Continue reading

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Fun with pruners.

A few weeks ago I visited a city park that had tall pillar roses all pruned and anchored on their stands, ready for next spring. I am very sensitive and impressionable and I immediately thought of my own two delinquent … Continue reading

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