Tag Archives: trees

Harbinger

The sumac is already turning. Those long thin leaves are some of the first to let go of their grip on the green of summer. And when they go they glow like brilliant flickers of a warm flame. They’re not … Continue reading

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From Buildings to Birches

I used to live in a place with tall buildings.   Now I live and work in a place with tall birches.

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Our New Trail

  Since we moved to the new house we’ve been looking for new trails to walk Ollie on that are a little bit closer than our old home, 15 minutes north.  Given Ollie’s unflagging desire to pull on the leash, … Continue reading

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The Science Behind a Lackluster Fall

  I’ve been eagerly awaiting the brilliant fireworks of autumn to explode across the hillsides.  But the colors just don’t seem to be as vibrant this year as they sometimes are. I drove to Maine for the weekend and noticed … Continue reading

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