Tag Archives: spring

Breaking up is *not so* very hard to do

Yesterday morning in town–in between errands a’plenty–I noticed that the last of the ice on the bay was breaking up into jagged concentric circles and other patterned ice floes. It was warm, about 60 degrees (16 C) in the early … Continue reading

Posted in May 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 67 Comments

Melt

The Long Winter seems to be exiting just in time for May.  We can only hope.  Last weekend the temperatures soared to about 70 degrees (21 C) and our snow began to melt, melt, melt. We humans scurried outside, sun … Continue reading

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Hullabaloo

Such a hullabaloo in the Northern forest! Spring Seed Boy fell in love with young Snow Maiden. Oh, it’s forbidden, don’t you know! The Winter Queen, in her fury, locked Spring Seed Boy in a shed behind the six-foot snow bank. … Continue reading

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“How long will she stay THIS time?”

How’s the weather in your neck of the woods?

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Dear flower

In what ways are you opening this spring? In what ways are you blooming? Bloom, dear flower, bloom into the fullest being you can be.

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What think thee? Pussy willows or snow willows?

Here is your clue. Today it’s 65 degrees here.  (That’s 18.33333333 Celsius.)  Barry and I have just sipped lovely beverages on the back deck.  I have a meeting tonight and shall soon depart, just as soon as tonight’s chipotle tempeh … Continue reading

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Streams, Bluebird & Wood ticks

I had no intention of writing a blog today.  Other things to do, you know.  First, work at the school.  It’s a long story why I was working on Tuesday instead of Monday (my usual day) but I will not … Continue reading

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