Sunday story

“Sunday, the day for the language of leisure.” ~ Elfriede Jelinek, The Piano Teacher

of paint and color

“She preferred the quiet solitary atmosphere, to create in her own world of paint and colour, the thrill of anticipating how her works would turn out as she eyed the blank sheets of paper or canvas before starting her next masterpiece. How satisfying it was to mess around in paint gear, without having to worry about spills, starch or frills, that was the life!”…

sunday scenes

a beautiful sunday afternoon in Concord and the river was full of people and canoes we were on foot but after watching these rowers you can bet that the next time we visit we will have oars in hand I’m thinking this would be a nice fall activity as the foliage along the river should be spectacular!

In the love of freedom

Concord Hym By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April’s breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept; Alike the conqueror silent sleeps; And Time the ruined bridge has swept Down the dark stream which seaward creeps. On this green bank, by this soft stream,…

escaping

hard to believe that just last week, the temps rose close to 50 degrees my son and I escaped to explore some of the trails of The Great Meadows Wildlife Preserve in Concord unfortunately, we were pressed for time that day so we only walked a short part of the many trails but it’s such a beautiful area, we will definitely be back! and…