Sugar Gliders and Other Ways We’re Passing the Time

First off – I hope you are well and in possession of toilet paper. Has your life changed as drastically as ours has? Here in Massachusetts, we’re doing our best to self-quarantine, dashing out for groceries about once a week and otherwise staying home….

Mrs. Smythe Plants the Shrubs

When it came to finding something to fill the empty space between the neighbors’ yard and the Smythes’, Mrs. Smythe had thought she would have several months to decide. She had expected to converse with her neighbors at intervals over the coming fall and…

The Lilacs

When I mentioned lilac bushes a few posts back, it triggered something in my mind. I remembered, with a start, that I had planted lilacs along the side yard earlier this year. I realized, too, (again with a start) that I hadn’t seen those…