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Spirea redux

¬†Subscribe in a reader One day in January I pruned the old spirea bush in a way that was alarming to some readers.¬† You may remember this image from the subsequent dreams it inspired: For a while this spring I … Continue reading

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“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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