When I glanced at my DayTimer this a.m. I couldn’t believe my eyes. It is August! That’s almost fall! I LOVE fall and I’m determined to make this the best month of my life (which just got a little longer thanks to a clean CT scan).
Today is much more than just that silly Groundhog Day which must have been launched by the Society for the Advancement of an Ugly Animal. Today is the rarely celebrated Candlemas Day and I suggest you light some candles today (rather than curse the symbolic darkness).
Sections of North Mississippi awoke to a winter wonderful this a.m. The snow was a welcome relief from monsoon-like rains which have fallen over the past two weeks.
Why faceless, you ask? The answer is both simple and intriguing, one that requires some reflection on a daily basis. I, like Sasser, believe angels are not only celestial beings with wings who watch over us from afar, but real live people right here among us.
At 9:49 a.m. (Central Time), we can say so long to summer and welcome autumn which always arrives right on time. I’m counting the minutes for my favorite season to shove out a long hot summer and offer all its promises of the approaching holidays, cooler temperatures and a panorama of color and texture.