Category Archives: Farmhouse

No fire this time

I was down to the farm this past week after an absence of five months because of winter and other obligations. Not much had changed. Nature was beginning to wake up. The Eastern phoebes were building a mud nest over the … Continue reading

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Dividing the rain

I always somehow think that when I go to the farm in September, Fall will have arrived. But no, last week there were temperatures in the low 90s and a fair dose of humidity. It seemed more like July. But … Continue reading

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The dark underside of old houses

Back to the farm this week for the first time since December. Spring arrived ahead of me. The forsythia was blooming and the elm trees were beginning to leaf out. It was a good week to be in the country. My … Continue reading

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