The Long Wait

Rope Swing The Long Wait begins on January 2nd. The rope swing will hang lifeless through January, February, March, April and most of May, almost 150 days. Enduring frigid cold, deafening silence and complete isolation, the rope swing will yearn for laughing children, splashing water, barking dogs, the whirring of spinning reels, the kerplunk of … Continue reading The Long Wait

Cathedral Rock

The sun was up, at least enough to light the peak of Cathedral Rock.  Nothing stirring this early in the morning, no cars, no bikers or hikers, not even a breath of wind to rustle the trees.  So quiet and peaceful, I was afraid the sound of my shutter would upset the entire balance of … Continue reading Cathedral Rock

Happy Feet

This is a sequel (What!?  Hollywood has sequels all the time) to the previous post, "Froggie".   That's what big brother, 3, calls his new born brother. After three days, the family unit was reunited at home ... where they belong.   Now 33% larger, family life can return to normal.   Well, a new … Continue reading Happy Feet