calm before the storm

        the stillness is palpable as a snowstorm approaches I feel the same excitement as when I was young    

big red

      our clubhouse was in the hayloft of the old barn hot and stuffy in summer freezing cold in winter we listened to Beatle records over and over again on a dusty turntable    

vulnerable

         

warmth

      the sweet scent of oranges warm yellow walls her curtains were gingham like the aprons she sewed        

undercover

      0° outside today