Archive for May 2022

Clouds, then Sun!

Clouds, then Sun!
Over 5-1/2 hours more light since the winter solstice, now. These are the longest days. Days of sun and days of rain. The spring leaves have grown lush and full, the summer canopy, arching over the streets. Lilacs are blooming, and there are buds on the peonies. This is the season of irises. They come... Read more »

the long spring

the long spring
April turned to May, and we carried on with our lives in spite of daily news. Wars and plagues, and weather. The skies were overcast gray for days. Rain fell on the buds of new leaves. There are wildfires raging in New Mexico. There were tornadoes in Texas, Mississippi, Arkansas and Oklahoma. A tornado touched... Read more »