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“I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says “Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass
Oh yes, my wintry soul needed this loveliness yesterday, when my friend Michael Nelson posted it on her Facebook page. So grateful for Mary Oliver’s reminder that we can always count on green showing up again, one day, someday, soon.
Something beautiful and still and gently persuasive for this bright winter day.
We’re getting away this weekend, to a cabin with no internet and spotty phone service. We’re planning to unplug and read books, play board games, and watch movies as a family. Togetherness. We need it. An axe for the frozen sea we have become by mid-winter. Crack! We hope to return home opened up. And as […]