A Great Mystery

I've been contemplating the mystery of life, and how very lucky we are to experience it. This is a good thing to do as winter wanes and spring has yet to bloom across the landscape. We do not know how frequently life develops; we know only that planets like our own seem to be quite … Continue reading A Great Mystery

Where the Tides Meet the Land

Today I am in the studio, writing.  Through the west window I see a magnificant maple, one-forth of which has turned brilliant orange. The rest remains mostly green.  Other trees betray just a hint of color. Here in the valley Autumn comes late; we expect to be in full color around the 10th of October. … Continue reading Where the Tides Meet the Land