A Lift in Winter

For my birthday, my dear husband Tom bought tickets for the Oregon Symphony, with Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg as soloist, playing Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. I’d only heard her once before, twenty years ago, and had been completely overwhelmed by her fiery performance. For months I looked forward to this special evening. Then it snowed. And snowed. There was… Continue reading A Lift in Winter

Winter Angst

When Kaye Synoground drew this illustration for Married to My Garden, she captured exactly the way I feel about winter! Can you see the longing, the yearning in this woman’s heart? This is how I feel this afternoon as I gaze out the window, wishing for the wind to quit, hoping for the weather to… Continue reading Winter Angst