The inverted image of our house on a dangling droplet reminded me that everything I live for was momentarily sheltered inside a gentle bead of rainwater. My husband, our children, and the two dogs were going about their lives in this glistening other world hanging from the branch of a Japanese maple, as I […]


The sun drifts low into the horizon marking the end of the day and a twilight of sorts for an old barn and the small clapboard house that sits nestled beside it.  Sitting on a prominent corner the small farm is a welcome sight to anyone who approaches town and to many is a symbol […]