Posts from the ‘autumn’ category

Outtakes

Kiss the pumpkin. Kiss the pumpkin. Kiss the pumpkin. That is a stupid idea, Mother.Instead I will pose as one of the paintings we’re studying in…

To Autumn

by William Blake O Autumn, laden with fruit, and stainèd With the blood of the grape, pass not, but sit Beneath my shady roof; there thou…

Happy September

(this is a photo from one year ago) “The morrow was a bright September morn;The earth was beautiful as if newborn;There was nameless splendor everywhere,That wild…

In No Particular Order

I’m thankful for… Candles. The long North Carolina fall. Good Earth tea. My husband. My children. Flannel sheets. My extended family. The freedom to educate my…

Happy Thanksgiving

Our traditional Thanksgiving Day reading: Bless the Lord, O My Soul Of David. 103:1 Bless the Lord, O my soul,and all that is within me,bless his…

Hermits

My grandmother on my dad’s side was always known to all of us as “Bessie.” Her real name was Agnes, but I don’t think I knew…