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The best part of summer is what happens in the moments when nothing is planned and no one cares about schedules or dates, when an idea changes from a word to an action, even if that action involves nothing more than a nap in the hammock under the apricot tree, listening to the wind chimes tinkle in a hot Eastern Washington breeze.
The best part of summer is crawdads in a bucket, confused and perturbed at the sudden change in fortune, as little boys wade through the water and…
The Dog Days of Summer. The Ides of March. What do we call the dark days of January...maybe Darkened, Darkish, Darksome, Dim, Gloomy, or Somber? But then the sun comes out and for a few hours it's Beaming, Glowing, Lambent, Radiant, and Lustrous. The sun shines fiercely in the pale blue sky, waking me up and driving me outside to bask in my chair on the deck. So what do we call these days, the days of mid-winter...maybe Darksome days of freezing light and Darkling warm nights curled up under…Continue