I am struck by seemingly overnight seasonal changes! From fast fading summer greens in sparkling sunlight to autumn reds, oranges, and yellows shrouded in morning fog. The earth switches wardrobes and reminds me to do the same. Tarps and protective coverings blanket outdoor belongings, winterizing of home and hearth ensues. Pets grow thicker and warmer… Read More What’s In Your Wardrobe?
David’s boots broke the top branches just enough to stop momentum; parachute deflated, he dropped the final thirty-five feet in a dead fall. Heels slammed him butt-to-back and shot the blunt impact up his spine to a classic burst fracture that blew up his lower-center vertebrae. My strong and resilient Ranger-qualified, first lieutenant, newlywed son… Read More Boots in Branches
To tiptoe with trepidation onto unknown branches? Will they hold my feet? To follow in footsteps that are long established and far more savvy? Should I even venture? To be another voice in the vast world of bloggers who, by way of the Cambridge definition, share a regular record of thoughts, opinions, or experiences on… Read More Opening Leaves