Archive for November, 2011

November 30, 2011

The coolest thing about the school where I teach music-the advent ceremony where kids walk the spiral path with an apple lantern, heading from the darkness into the light…

November 25, 2011

It was a dark and stormy night….

November 22, 2011

Wearing a black lambswool sweater my mom wore before I was born. How strange that a sweater could out live a mother….

November 22, 2011

Maples: Last week all blue and gold. This morning bare branches scrape a grey sky.

November 20, 2011

What are you reading? Me – The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides & a great pre-holiday kids’ book The Quiltmakers Gift.

November 18, 2011

This is one doozy of a cold….

November 17, 2011

November storm: the rain and wind lift the last of the maple leaves from the trees, and on the hilltops—snow!

November 15, 2011

Cozy by the wood stove, with absolute compassion for anyone who has to sleep outside in the cold tonight.

November 15, 2011

Today – the first few flakes of … snow!!!

November 9, 2011

Very focused general assembly on Occupy Vancouver Live http://ping.fm/DcVe1 in the wake of the imminent dismantling of their site.