But the sky will only be blue for a limited time.
Here in the Swamp, summer is beautiful but short. Autumn is also beautiful, but sometimes even shorter.
I've written before about the un-official motto of Haiku Farm: "Memento Hiber!"
That's the reason that, yesterday afternoon, I went out with Fiddle to soak in a few hours of blue skies. The memories will keep me warm all winter long.
(fairy nests in bloom)
(the local snack bar--ripe blackberries for me...
...and young blackberry leaves for my noble steed)