Appalachian Thursday–Signs of Spring

Although last weekend’s balmy weather was just a tease (highs back in the 30s yesterday), it did give us a taste of hope here in Western NC. And as I look around the yard and along the woodland trails, I see signs that spring is drawing ever closer. It may still snow in April (orContinue reading “Appalachian Thursday–Signs of Spring”

Appalachian Wednesday–Hungry for Spring

This year we’ve had some of the coldest weather I’ve known since I was a kid. Snow in the forecast for today and Friday. I know it’s winter, but this business of having actual winter weather is making me long for signs of spring. So today I’m listening to Aaron Copeland’s Appalachian Spring as IContinue reading “Appalachian Wednesday–Hungry for Spring”