Be joyful even though you have considered all the facts...practice resurrection. -Wendell Berry

Thursday, March 13, 2014

come on over

fortification.
multi-grain muffins made with last summer's blueberries.
transportation.
snowshoe tracks.
the balsam orchard.
light, fluffy, beautiful snow...
...blowing into gentle contoured drifts.
there might be 2 feet of snow out there.
windswept still life.
winter sun.

it's about 9 degrees and very windy,
so i did not stay outside too long.

spring will come, it always does.

in the meantime i am appreciating the 
fire in the wood stove, mugs of tea
and some daydreaming.

vermont public radio and henry keep me company.
dear readers, if you are sick of winter,
i wish you could come by and see the
vermont version.

it's special and might change your mind.

In VT.

6 comments:

  1. tea with you surely would be nice....but more snow...I don't think so......we have ice/snow covered branches right now and it's about 20 outside
    geesh

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  2. Dear karen,

    This is a beautiful photo journal of your last days of winter. The winter sun is indeed a beautiful sight. I can assure you, spring is here. While I am in the Bay Area of California, I am seeing signs of spring everyplace.

    I should also include a wonderful thank you for the beautiful hand-written letter that arrived here in Sausalito, where I am visiting until April. I've been completely overwhelmed with things to do and places to go, that I rarely have a quiet moment to read my favorite bloggers.

    Warmly,
    Kate

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  3. So beautiful...I love the winter landscape and you are in such an inspiring spot. Enjoy the serenity and beauty!

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  4. Your beautiful pictures and inspirational words already make my mind change, my friend.
    I love Winter, but long for Spring. Living in-between at the moment here in The Netherlands.

    Blessings,

    Jeanneke.

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  5. It does look beautiful and I would love to sit by the wood stove drinking tea and eating muffins with you!

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