This morning there is rain, a steady drumbeat against the corrugated tin roof, streams pouring out of gutter spouts and a grey mist blanketing the hills.  Yesterday afternoon the the impending cold front was palpable: the air still warm, but the wind stirring leaves from the trees and clouds slowly moving in across the sky.  … Continue reading Orbit


Autumn has arrived.  I was away on travel for just over a week, and when I returned the season had changed.  Days and nights cool, crispness floating in the air.  Every here and there, a cluster of leaves bright yellow amidst the otherwise deep green foliage.  The light slants to golden, illuminating everything it brushes … Continue reading Harvest