Listening is a critical skill, that I am probably less skilled at than most. In my defense, I grew up with a family with a different listening strategy.
That's what the world is missing today, more places to sit down and eat pie.
A dozen large and small spiders stood their ground. They thought they'd claimed the room by adverse possession.
I alone heard the sound because a late mating Fowler’s Toad thought I was pretty cute.
Goat Yoga is NOT a spectator sport where goats demonstrate yoga positions for the enjoyment and youtube videos of all.
I introduced myself...her name also began with an "A", we shared a hairdo, and an unadventurous sense of tidy, comfortable, mostly classic style, our birthdays are a few weeks apart (Yes, I had to ask if she was a Virgo.) We chuckled at our connection and she headed to the door.(admittedly within a very small parameter) when people are doing things the wrong way.
Jon and I collect the real deal - visiting, with a partially closed eye toward buying, real honest hard working lighthouses.
I defy anyone from having a more bizarre experience than Jon and I did today.
I kept a good distance away made easier by my 100x digital zoom, made minimal movements beyond the index finger pushing down on the shutter and watched. The bird seemed unconcerned about my appearance.
I bring my herbs inside each winter and enjoy the rosemary, thyme, sage, chives, and oregano throughout New England's cold weather months. I've managed to keep parsley alive too. In fact the only exception is basil, which dies before Thanksgiving typically. I'm not an expert gardener, just a hack who wings it without bothering to… Continue reading Moving Away from a Disposable World? Do plants count?