Monthly Archives: June 2010

curses!

They say ignorance is bliss, and in this case I would agree. While I toiled away finding an image so as not to be guilty of sensory deprivation in my previous post, I stumbled upon this image: What is this, … Continue reading

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on subduing creation

I started the day by hacking aspens out of my planting beds. These were smaller than the aspens I rooted out before, and the work went much more quickly. I spent the evening watering the lawn and uprooting various weeds … Continue reading

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on patrons

I would like to believe that patrons still exist–that some people believe in art or music or what-have-you enough that they would commission various works and sponsor a particular artist. And if they do still exist, I want one. Specifically, … Continue reading

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journeying

I’m going to Colorado Springs this weekend for my friend’s wedding. Congratulations Mallory and Garrett!

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onĀ aspens

Aspens are very lovely trees. They quake prettily in the slightest breeze, making a nice rustling noise. I have aspens in my front yard. If you are considering having aspens in your yard, let me forewarn you: They are pests. … Continue reading

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silver lining

I have roses in my yard. About three different kinds from what I can tell–and I can’t tell very much when it comes to gardening. But one is a very leaning, rambling kind of bush which I’m vaguely convinced can … Continue reading

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A Lament

My camera battery charger has gone missing between its travels to folks borrowing my camera and my move to my house. I’m holding off on buying a new one because, of course, I know it’s somewhere. I just haven’t found … Continue reading

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