i listened for something elusive

  i listened for silence. But heard none. After several decades, i listened again. And heard it. That began an ongoing midlife celebration.   __________   On April Fool’s Day 2009, jeff noel began writing five daily, differently-themed blogs (on five different sites). It was to be a 100-day self-imposed “writer’s bootcamp”, in preparation for […]

Winter and The First Robin

Winter. Winter Solstice. First day of Winter. It’s obviously winter in the northern states, with the freezing temperatures and all the snow. But in Central Florida and at the Walt Disney World Resort, it’s difficult to tell when winter arrives, if in fact it ever does. So today, as we mark the official calendar day […]