Monthly Archives: October 2006

The Prayer Of The Mantis






We are inclined to measure our seasons with thermometers because numbers are exact. They inform us with precision at this time of year about how many layers we will need to stay comfortable: add flannel in the 50s, sweaters in … Continue reading

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Winter Dreams and the Woolly Bear






FROM THE ARCHIVE: Moving wood for the winter from the outside stack to the shelter of the back porch is always a pleasant chore. It’s October, and the world burns with color. The air is cool, and Kate and I … Continue reading

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