the sunday bits

It’s the one-two punch: grey+rain. What’s missing? The day-before-yesterday’s snow+sunshine. Oh, sunshine. It’s been too long. So long in fact, that everywhere I go, folks look as though the soundtrack’s missing from daily life. It’s a tough go this sombre business. This reckoning with lack luster days and lingering grey.

These are the days of sitting quietly with discontent, of false starts and obstacles that seemingly won’t move. The days of surrendering to that which we have no control over, yet mobilizing tenacity to search for beauty in the fog that hovers.

Please send sunshine! I’ll send these …