Travis Johnson wrote:
And finally winter stolice this year came in with some sad health news. After 15 months of battling cancer I just found out I did not win, and have to keep going, only this time knowing my foe is stronger than I thought. Considering how tough winter is, I am not looking forward to winter as well as, that.
Travis Johnson wrote:Summer Solstice has actually always made me feel glum. Part of it is living in Maine where it is said we have two seasons:
2. Getting ready for winter
With today being the longest day of the year, that just means we are now descending closer towards winter. Just 19 days ago we had frost, so to think of the days growing shorter day by day, is what makes me glum. Frost will not return again until September granted, but as the weather people say each day the shortening of the days, I get melancholy.