ABOUT THE BLOG

I am very fortunate. From the outset of the corona virus pandemic I have hibernated in the peace and relative security of Brant Lake, in the Adirondacks, the North Country of upstate New York. Loon dive for fish in the early morning stillness. Male Mallard ducks scavenge under my bird feeder while the females roost…

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The Goldfinch

In late spring our family had gathered in the living room when suddenly we heard a plunk on the glass window. What was it? At first we thought perhaps one of the fireplace utensils inside the house had fallen. Then we surmised that perhaps a strong breeze had knocked over an empty vase. The answer…

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What If?

Although the rapid advance in vaccinations has eased certain restrictions on combating Covid 19, people remain frightened and are hesitant to emerge into the public. “What if” is a constant refrain. What if I am in the small percentage where the vaccine is ineffective? What if one of the newly found variants attacks me? Will…

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