The Coming Rain

The Coming Rain “We often hear of bad weather, but in reality, no weather is bad. It is all delightful, though in different ways. Some weather may be bad for farmers or crops, but for man all kinds are good. Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating. As Ruskin … Continue reading The Coming Rain

Snowy Silence

Snowy Silence The other day I was out snowshoeing and exploring the northern forests that are covered in a deep solemn snow. All life seemed still. The silence echoed for miles and I felt lost in a different world, a different place. Every once and awhile a chickadee or pine grosbeak would break the stillness … Continue reading Snowy Silence