Category Archives: Puddingstone

#9 Touchstone

Friday, May 21, 2010 Two weeks ago Friday we went to bed with winds tearing past the house at 25 to 35 miles per hour. Rain pounded down on the metal roof. In the 12 previous hours the temperature dropped … Continue reading

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#4 Walk About

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 Water of sea-green denim and a husky lavender sky sandwich the burnt ocher-orange of the trees. We hear the wind blowing on the other side of the island but this east side is tranquil with calm … Continue reading

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#2 Midges and Firsts

Saturday, April 24, 2010 Midges are mating on my laptop! There’s definitely no lack of bugs here. Right now the midges are starting to peak. They are everywhere we walk. Initially I thought they were gnats, but was informed by … Continue reading

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