Dear Friends, The crisp morning air nudged me awake. It makes me feel alive, alert and ready to tackle the day. It is early. The sparkling blue sky is a lovely canvas for the clouds that make their appearance. I am immensely thankful for the momentary stillness that is broken only sporadically by the gentle … Continue reading Traditional Farmers!
Dear Friends, The day I greet is warm and the sun is not as bright as other days have been. In the distance I can hear the usual sounds of a Sunday morning: various birds singing, a neighbor's dog barking and the choir intoning its Sunday hymns. I observe the tall bamboo and teak trees … Continue reading Working towards a common goal
Dear Friends, Greetings on another day with an opportunity for fun and movement! I look at the horizon and feel blessed, like I do each morning, to be living and breathing the fresh morning air. Get out early today so you can beat the rains and spend the rest of the day safely indoors. I … Continue reading Welcoming a miracle and a mystery!
Dear Friends, It is a quiet Sunday morning. For the first time in a couple of days we are able to discern the Irazú volcano from our terrace. The ash from the eruptions of the Turrialba volcano last week still shroud the surfaces of our home. The hazy sky provides a delicate backdrop on which … Continue reading A Scrutinized Life