After the storm yesterday, the evening proved clement. Strolling on the beach, we saw gulls mobbing fishermen, while a sandman smiled. Crepuscular rays illuminated the sun’s farewell.
Saying farewell to Bar Harbour; a toast 🥂 on the back deck to our delightful adventure. And we remembered those lost to Hurricane Dorian. Today, we’ve docked… Read more “Storm clouds over Bar Harbour”
Blue heron fish where terrapins swim. Gates protect fledgling dunes where turtles lay their eggs. Morning shadows play on tide revealed sands. Pelican fly formations, hunting prey… Read more “Tuesday Morning Hilton Head”
The sea glinting through the trees. Blue skies. Balmy temperatures. The view from our balcony as we begin our two week vacation on this magical island. Happy… Read more “Hilton Head SC 🇺🇸”
℘℘℘℘ From next door’s garden, chins wag as tales unfold, beneath china-blue skies. Where, screeching swallows turn on curved wings, to swoop upon insects skimming the indolent… Read more “Musings from my hammock”
My Anglo/German ancestors led ordinary lives in extraordinary times. When writing about their history, I embellish the hard facts from the archive. I imagine how they lived.… Read more “Weather or not? An author’s love of weather.”