Days of delight and excitement and exhaustion and confusion … a round-up post, just a stream of consciousness. Confusion: my tomatoes still grow, the sun still shines and the news from the rest of the world is still dire. See earlier post of despair. Also, see below, how this morning was spent working to improve … More delight, excitement, exhaustion, confusion… what next?
To any poetry loving bloggy buddies – the link below will take you to an online course my friend Jen Lighty is running in September. You might find it inspiring as she is a great teacher. 30 Day Poetry Challenge.
I thought about what to put in the title of this post – then decided it just had to be what I was feeling. I get such a lot of pleasure out of living here even though I do not have a garden. A good friend who knows this sent me home on Friday with … More August happiness
Last Sunday and Monday – the Ocean View Foundation’s annual Great Salt Pond Stroll. We decided to go – this is a walk all the way round the Block Island Great Salt Pond over two days, each starting at 11 a.m. and finishing 3-4-5 hours later depending on how much strolling there is and how much … More Ocean View Foundation’s annual Great Salt Pond Stroll
Near where the Block Island family live this summer there is a pond. Granddaughters and friends make use of it after beach time, as evening becomes cooler. It is just one of Block Island’s 300+ ponds. Eight young people and three dogs while three dads got the barbecue together.
I have not posted for a long time now – not just because it is summer and I am out a lot – mainly because I have too much to say, or too little. Some pictures of a happy place, a contrast to the writing I have now thought to post. Far away, a … More BAD. SAD. Try a real think about DESPAIR