Trumpets of the Dead

Lest I lie there beneath a barren sea
Forgotten […]


Like much of the rest of the country, it was hot and dry here from mid-March until the remnants of Hurricane Isaac gave us some relief at the end of August.  Since then, we’ve had significant rainfall on three or four occasions.  We were 19 inches below normal at the height of the drought, so the […]

Wildflowers - 25 March

Just a quick trip around the yard to see what’s about today. We’ll start with the Serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea) growing up by the county road.