|Late afternoon sun ignites the ornamental grasses in the curtilage.|
|It's being one of those special falls. Here in Ootischenia the first frost was late this year, so we ate tomatoes well into October. Ted has been busy splitting wood that will help keep us warm.|
|And the jays are back! This one was working the oak tree.|
|In the 'hard to believe' department, Kyran just turned 10!|
Back to posting postcards. From here on in I either stopped using epigraphs or used non-Griffin poet ones. As you'll see, I got into a box of Onion cards. They're fun. That one about the puppy—talk about prophetic! (Something should teach those guys about responsibility). And the Darth Vader one? It went to Kyran, who's very into Star Wars these days. Over and out. I'm behind in my ModPo video viewing and I have a little essay due at the end of the week. And books to make. And some text blocks to proof. And, and, and...
dear old golden leaves
on the trees starting
to come down,
hit the ground running
you’re chasing down
another year—oh dear,
they go so fast and
someday you will believe it,
someday you’ll say it, too.