Week before last I headed east for my annual trip to the excellent dog show in Jackson, Mississippi. After a long day of driving I had been thinking that I was going to get to Jackson much later than I had planned. Actually, I was right on time to see a lovely sunset over the … Continue reading Right on time
Thanksgiving and contentment
I love the sky and the canopy it forms over me, no matter what the weather. After several beautiful cloudless days the skies became overcast overnight. Today was grey and warm, not at all like Thanksgiving should be. The boys and I were on the last leg of our evening walk when I realized that … Continue reading Thanksgiving and contentment
The sun’s gift
(this is a lousy photo, but use your imagination please) Bentley and I drove home from Jackson heading into the hot afternoon sun. As the afternoon progressed the sun moved to glaring in my eyes. Bentley was catching the brunt of it in the passenger seat, so I let him crawl across the console and lay … Continue reading The sun’s gift
Sunset - the end of the day. Remember the final words from that lovely song in Fiddler on the Roof? Sunrise, sunset. Sunrise, sunset. Swiftly fly the years. One season following another, Laden with happiness, and tears. Maybe it isn't the end of the day; for in the darkness will come the morning of another day.