O Deer! It’s Gaia’s Birthday…

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!Happy Birthday to You! It’s Gaia’s birthday, so (being the proud mom that I am) I just wanted to do a short post to mark this event in her life. Born in 1994, she is celebrating her 22nd birthday. Besides being my youngest child, and therefore eternally saddled with the dubious honor of being my…

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Observing a Day— Honoring Our Planet

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!Earth Day 2016   Earth Day is a day set aside to emphasize the environmental issues that our planet is facing—in large part because of the less than conscientious stewardship of the human race. Hopefully, it is a time to recognize that our planet is a living, breathing system of immense complexity that…

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Blooming Into My New Life

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!They say April showers bring May flowers…     Boy, I hope whoever they are is right. My first month and a half of living on my own has been, metaphorically, like a string of successive storms with a few days of sunshine in between—much like the season of spring itself. I am mostly writing…

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