Tag Archives: weather

9/11 at Walden Pond

Note: This post was originally written on April 13, 2012. Military-formation jets screamed overhead today. The flyover was part of the ceremonies for Boston Red Sox Opening Day.  But that sound will always remind me of September 11, 2001. Everyone … Continue reading

Posted in Death, It's About the Pond, Shelter, Walden Pond | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Late-August Succession of Morning Sounds

A quiet woodsy morning evolves into a wake-up call. Continue reading

Posted in 60-Day Spiritual Journey, Hebrew, Hebrew in the Wild, Impermanence, Jewish holidays, Jews, Judaism, Leaf, Morning, Nature, rooster, season, Thoreau, Time, Walden Pond, Walden the Book, weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Acorns in July

“Oak corn, that is ac-corn, or acorn,”  (from Thoreau’s Wild Fruits) July 31.  It’s 7 AM and acorns are pelting my car, which is parked in the driveway near the open window where I sit writing.  A sunny summer day … Continue reading

Posted in Botany, Morning, Nature, Thoreau, weather | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

No News

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Gallery | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Yesterday I went to the Pond (Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections)

Walden Pond, photo at sunset. Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Awaiting Hurricane Sandy with a Hebrew Sentence

A blessing for Hurricane Sandy. Continue reading

Posted in Blessing, Hebrew, Journal, Judaism, Language, mysticism, Nature, Reading, Sukkah, Thoreau | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Life Is Just a Bus Ride

Simplify! Go live in a hut and be joyous! Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments