The cabin has been visited lately by a red-shouldered hawk. We saw him perched on the tin roof next door. He had dignity and a seriousness of purpose about him, unlike the noisy crow who sometimes struts about near the window looking for handouts. I had a good look at the hawk's russet underbelly when he took flight, first swooping low through the green…Continue
Added by John Duke on May 22, 2012 at 12:04am — No Comments
Mary, Mary, quite contrary
How does your garden grow?
With silver bells and cockleshells
And pretty maids all in a row.
I have heard different things about this Mother Goose rhyme ...
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Added by John Duke on May 13, 2012 at 1:19am — No Comments
We went to an event last Friday put together by Angela Bacskocky. It combined fashion and art and music and shoes. Lots of shoes. The theme was nesting. The women wore Angela's clothes of satin and leather and feathers, their hair suggestive of nests. There was even a giant round nest…Continue
Added by John Duke on May 1, 2012 at 12:17am — No Comments