Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,400 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Pondside Park: Dedicated To The Volunteers Who Enrich Harrington Park Life

This lovely 32 acre park is open year round. The highlight of the park is a shallow pond that is frequented by ducks, geese, and other wildlife.  These photos were taken mid-afternoon on December 25, when the pond was more … Continue reading

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First snow at Beechwood Forest, Dec 10

And a more familiar poem for woods in winter! Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, by Robert Frost           Whose woods these are I think I know; His house is in the village though; He … Continue reading

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland…”It sifts from Leaden Sleeves”

Beechwood Forest December 10, 10am and the words of Emily Dickinson It sifts from Leaden Sleeves It sifts from Leaden Sieves, It powders all the Wood. It fills with Alabaster Wool, The Wrinkles of the Road. It makes an even … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Nest

Winter is here. Maybe not officially until December 21, but the short days, low angle of the sun, and now the wet snowy crust that we woke up to this morning mean winter has come. Hardwood trees, stripped of their … Continue reading

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