Monthly Archives: October 2016

Halloween 2016

HAPPY HALLOWEEN “Was it the boogeyman?” A Poem for Halloween “All Hallows Night” By Lizette Woodworth Reese Two things I did on Hallows Night:— Made my house April-clear; Left open wide my door To the ghosts of the year. Then … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest- Part XVI

Musings in Autumn: Cindy Ross “Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking. You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.” Below – From the 17th Annual American Impressionist National Juried Exhibition that is … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XV

Musings in Autumn: John Burroughs “How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” Below – From the 17th Annual American Impressionist National Juried Exhibition that is being held this year at the Howard/Mandville … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XIV

Musings in Autumn: Helen Hunt Jackson “I know the lands are lit, with all the autumn blaze of Goldenrod.” Below – From the 17th Annual American Impressionist National Juried Exhibition that is being held this year at the Howard/Mandville Gallery … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XIII

Musings in Autumn: William Allingham “Autumn’s the mellow time.” Below – From the 17th Annual American Impressionist National Juried Exhibition that is being held this year at the Howard/Mandville Gallery in Kirkland, Washington: Lori McNee, “Hush on the Bigwood.” Musings … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XII

Musings in Autumn: Jens Stoltenberg “When autumn darkness falls, what we will remember are the small acts of kindness: a cake, a hug, an invitation to talk, and every single rose. These are all expressions of a nation coming together … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part XI

Below – From the 17th Annual American Impressionist National Juried Exhibition that is being held this year at the Howard/Mandville Gallery in Kirkland, Washington: David Dibble, “Last Crop.” Musings in Autumn: F. Scott Fitzgerald “Life starts all over again when … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part X

Musings in Autumn: August Strindberg “Autumn is my spring!” Canadian Art – Part I: Chris Temple In the words of one writer, “Chris Temple has exhibited extensively across Canada, and is featured in prominent collections of institutions such as the … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part IX

Musings in Autumn: Jane Hirshfield “The heat of autumn is different from the heat of summer.    One ripens apples, the other turns them to cider.”    Canadian Art – Part I: Tracey Tarling In the words of one writer, “Tracey Tarling … Continue reading

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From the Pacific Northwest – Part VIII

Musings in Autumn: Nevada Barr “Anna drove with the window rolled down, breathing in the essence of autumn: an exhalation of a forest readying itself for sleep, a smell so redolent with nostalgia a pleasant ache warmed her bones and … Continue reading

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