ordinary… mostly

"We have nothing to offer each other, except a haven." — K. Nafziger



I miss winter. I miss the challenge of negative temperatures. I miss snow covering everything in sight.

That being said, it would be a shame to not stop and express gratitude for the first blooms of “spring” on the forsythia bushes in our front yard.


Fire in the Valley

(A word of thanks to Brother Sun)

Seven billion wait
For you to make an appearance today
Ten minutes for me
Is an extravagant grace

Jonas 2016 – Here we go!

We’re only minutes away from our first snowflake! 🙂

Something snowy this way comes!

And apparently, we’re calling this storm ‘Jonas’.

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New Year’s Eve at Starrywood

Hello from Starrywood! It’s New Year’s Eve, and we’ve got crazy warm weather.

It’s my first blog post from Harrisonburg, Virginia, so here’s today’s beauty from our new home.

June 6, 2014
Peace, deep in the woods
June 3, 2014
Red eft, green moss, blue rock

A highlight of a lovely walk with Ordinary Spouse tonight.

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