Castle Combe

Postcard from Castle Combe

The weather here in New York has finally turned cold; autumn’s official arrival announced by the brisk smell of burning…

hometown

Postcard from my Hometown

Crunching in the leaves, we traced a familiar path through my hometown, passing the house that was my favorite as…

Central Park

Postcard from Central Park

We spent a day dashing through the city, beginning with a picnic in Central Park and wonderful views of the…

former life in Richmond

Postcard from a Former View

My former view from another life, where I was rewarded at the end of each day by this house and…

marieantoinette

Postcard from The Met

Meandering through its cool and quiet halls, the inner galleries of The Met have the same hushed murmur of a…

Craftsman Farms

Postcard from Craftsman Farms

In the middle of the week we took a drive, chatting the whole way and missing our turn, inadvertently driving…

Great Camp Sagamore Adirondacks

Postcard from the Great Camp Sagamore

We had been warned that our cell phones wouldn’t work once we got closer to the camp and, for some…

Highland Park Diner

Postcard from the Highland Park Diner

Over the clang of dishes and pieces of other people’s conversations, we talked about who took who to prom and…

Sunflower Field

Postcard from the Last Flowers of Summer

We packed up the car with presents and bridesmaid dresses and made the trek out west to my sister’s wedding,…

Tinker House

Postcard from The Tinker House

We walked the path to this house, stepping under the shade of trees that had, over the years, kindly joined…