One nice thing about traveling with the Maternal Unit is that she likes cemeteries as much as I do. Oakdale Cemetery in Wilmington is staggeringly lovely. Full set here.
to anticipate a thaw
Revival (Luci Shaw) March. I am beginning to anticipate a thaw. Early mornings the earth, old unbeliever, is still crusted with frost where the moles have nosed up their cold castings, and the ground cover in shadow under the cedars hasn’t softened for months, fogs layering their slow, complicated ice around foliage and stem night…