Archive for September, 2012



Beautiful and Useful

Published on September 21, 2012

William Morris (1834-1896) once said, “If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it:
“Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.”
In September our town’s artists held their annual Plein Air Art Competition and Artists Studio Tour. What a great chance it [...]


A Morning Walk

Published on September 12, 2012

The seasons are changing again and I have procrastinated far too long about writing here.
This morning, as I walked, I noticed some changes in my environment.

The temperature is cooler and the sun is coming up much later than it did a month ago. The birds are chatting more and they are gathering into flocks while [...]