November 12, 2007
colors have lasted longer than we've ever seen. Here's a view
out our family-room windows about two weeks ago.
It's time to feed the birds again. The usual
suspects have arrived—chickadees, titmice (mouses?), and
goldfinches. The feeder is easily accessible to squirrels, but
they haven't found it yet.
Lynn and two friends went to the annual Quilters'
Gathering in Nashua last Friday. It's one of the biggest quilt
shows in New England. The quilts pictured here are just a small
fraction of the quilts on display from all over the country. Lynn
finds seeing the wide range of quilting styles is inspirational.
They also offer classes, but she didn't take one this
Every other Sunday evening our quartet (Jane
Curran, John Stafford, Lynn, and I) gets together to practice. Our
favorite style seems to be jazz numbers, such as Pennies
from Heaven and After
You've Gone. We have yet to perform for anyone except
immediate family; we're just singing for the fun of it so far.
Feature - Chinese ingenuity—two-wheeled
Quote for the Day -
“Millions long for immortality
who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday
afternoon.” — Susan
The Philosopher's Cornered
- Cornered by the Search for