Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

November 4, 2017
by jenniferpuryear

Aging: A Photo Essay

Today’s post features the trees in my yard. Sincerest thanks to the maples, oaks, dogwoods, and oak leaf hydrangeas who lent their time and talents! You’ve noticed, I’m sure, that age is kind to some and cruel to others. Mostly cruel. You’ve heard the whispers – He’s not doing well, she’s losing it, he’s hanging in there (meaning: he’s about to give up), she’s not …

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October 29, 2017
by jenniferpuryear

Things I Saw On The Way to the Mailbox (Photo essay)

Things I Saw On The Way to the Mailbox (Photo essay)… A radiant beauty stared at the lovers and those who wished they were. Friends comforted each other, holding hands when necessary. The old and weary rested near the young. The teenagers hung out and made bad decisions; the mother and father loved their child forever. The yellow mums gave up the ghost while the snowcap …

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