May 2011 archive

roses and Oprah

There’s a rose in my garden that has no business being there.  It started out as an errant rose hip carried over by a fateful wind, or one of the neighbourhood dogs.  My landlords tried to pull it out when it first appeared but a couple of weeks later the rose was back.  I believe […]

time enough

My birthday’s coming in a few days and for some reason it has me extra-thinky.  It’s not one of the big birthdays, not one of those ones that peer down at you ominously with zeros at the ends of them, but it’s caught me quit by surprise.  For some reason it feels old. Old, the […]