A monument to the end of summer.
The crickets felt it was their duty to warn everybody that summertime cannot last for ever. Even on the most beautiful days in the whole year – the days when summer is changing into autumn – the crickets spread the rumor of sadness and change.E.B. White, Charlotte's Web
The last time I visited Massachusetts for a wedding in 2015, I was able to stay in Boston for two days as a mini anniversary trip with my husband. Since we worked in the city for a long time, we decided to explore the city as tourists would for the weekend. One of the top... Continue Reading →
When I am silent, I have thunder hidden inside. -Rumi
Months after the hurricane, Robert's house was the only one that remained empty in his neighborhood. Truthfully, he had been hoping it would have been completely destroyed by floodwater, disposing of his business partner's body. Now he was just going to have to hope that Andrew's body was so decomposed authorities would simply assume it... Continue Reading →
For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Every time I get on the elevator at work, I look at the same tile on the floor. Most of the granite tiles are typical neutral tones, but the one in the middle of the lobby is a small square with vivid shades of blue. Sometimes I wonder if it is laced with quartz or... Continue Reading →
Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star. -Lucy Maud Montgomery