Our first snow came today. At least the first that stuck to the ground. The hens explored the effect of snow-on-dirt after peering out from their hen house door. I imagine those hens who stood behind whomever blocked the door eventually pushed her out so they toppled together in the cold white fluff. Snow felt appropriate today, after a hard […]Read more ›
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And I quote, “WAIT WAIT WAIT WAIT. YOU HAVEN’T READ MARY OLIVER?!?!? Okay. Okay. I’m breathing again. Send me your address ASAP.” Allison–High School Principle, former student and one of my most memorable Teaching Assistants And not 24 hours later Allison’s favorite collection of poems by Mary Oliver arrived on my doorstep. Thank you Allison, for introducing me to […]Read more ›