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Earth Matters: The wisdom of trees in winter


In winter, tree branches that so recently held leaves up against the wind and sky are revealed in sharp relief against the gray clouds. We see not...

Where do we go from here?


Today, I stepped out my backdoor, away from the steady barrage of disturbing images that has invaded my screen and mind in recent days, to sit on...

Almost everyone has a routine that they follow on a daily basis. Wake up, see to needed ablutions, get something to eat and then … well, you get...

Welcoming a new year


Last Thursday evening, I spent New Year’s Eve much like everyone else the world-over: joyfully celebrating the end of 2020 on my living room couch....

2020: A year in review


January 2020 was a year ago, now, but it feels like far more than that to me. I spent New Year’s Eve 2019 with friends in the Berkshires and did...

Learning to embrace winter


Imagine this: A surface smooth as glass; a familiar lake frozen over; skates cutting through the ice as snowflakes descend lazily from a hazy sky...

Mission accomplished


It is a few days after the great storm of 2020 and a few days before Christmas. I am getting my work done earlier than usual so my editor can clear...

Snow day memories


In the hazy decrescendo of Thursday’s nor’easter, I set out down a nearby trail through snowdrifts on cross country skis.In my younger years, when...

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