Last night, in the darkest of early morning hours, I heard the call of a distant train. We all know what that sounds like. It’s unmistakable, like the voice of somebody you once knew. I heard it just as clear and plain as I did when I was a child, when we lived across the … Continue reading That Old Granny Magic
Oh, good Lord, the chill has arrived. As much as Fall in the mountains inspires us with its palette of gold and firelit scarlet and melancholy reverie, that chill is not a welcome visitor. No, not at all, not for us summer folk. That chill stays too long and gets more comfortable the longer it … Continue reading This Ain’t Witchcraft. It’s Wildcraft.
I do. They're on my front porch. Including my own two, there are eight kids out there right now. The only reason they're not in my house is because I won't let them in. My two are welcome, of course. I've had this issue for years. It's gotten worse since moving here. My kids are always … Continue reading Do You Know Where Your Kids Are?
I was looking back at my post from last New Year's Eve, and I can't believe how dead on it was prediction wise. I think I'm psychic… "I have 2008 to conquer," I'd said. I predicted that the year would bring change, "good and bad." Dead on. I also anticipated that I would pass boads … Continue reading Conquered