Thursday, October 01, 2009

First photo, squirrel and staying warm.

1. I wake in the night and I am cold. I turn over and can feel waves of warmth rolling off Nick as he sleeps.

2. I actually gasp as I read the text message. It's a subject line and a 12-week scan picture.

3. A squirrel undulates across the lawn. It looks like a mmmmm handwriting exercise.

8 comments:

  1. Had the woodstove going for the first time. My husband's away and his slated closet door kept creaking, keeping me awake for fear of a slasher. Love the concept of your blog. Sandy sent me.

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  2. Squirrel looking like mmmmmmmmmm....that is such a great visual! Thanks for sharing, Clare!
    Enjoy the day! Erin

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  3. Welcome Colleen. I know exactly what you mean about those tiny noises when you're all alone...

    Cheer Erin -- I'm glad you like it. It's something I've often noticed, the mmmm squirrels, but I never quite dared put it into words. I'm glad I did now.

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  4. I love the visuals you paint with your words!

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  5. Clare, I love your blog, though I don't believe for a moment that you have a milkman that delivers milk and yogurt to your doorstep. What century is this? (The broken bell clonk of an empty milk bottle... is perfect!) Today I am confused by the #2 Beautiful Thing. What exactly made you gasp? ty

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  6. Please disregard the question in my last comment. Jeepers! Wow!

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  7. #3 is lovely. Sometimes I think the main purpose of squirrels is to offer us humans constant entertainment and inspiration.

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  8. Oh, the squirrel you drew! Sometimes, when they run slowly, they resemble lazy Ws.

    Love the visual you painted.

    :)

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