We got a couple of inches of snow during the night–it is lovely. Yes, I am actually enjoying it. I can even say I appreciate it. (I appreciate, for instance, that it is not a blizzard. Last year, we had five FEET of snow in the month of December alone.) Alas, the rain is already beginning, so it will melt away.
I have decided that “appreciation” will be my watchword for 2010 and beyond. Of course it’s easy to appreciate the obvious blessings–personal freedom, family and friends, critters and books (writing them AND reading them) and good health–or it it?… Read More »