Post Tagged with: "Shape Of Love"

Celebrating Summer Romance

She was visiting for the summer and met him at the lake. It was goose bumps and sun. It was moon and stars and skin. It was out of the ordinary.

It was a summer romance.

Maine has got to be one of the best settings on earth for a summer romance. How many hundreds of thousands (maybe millions?) has Maine hosted over the last 200 years…from stories like this one at a summer camp, to hometown love stories to visitor meets local in an idyllic Maine place for a peak season romance.

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Weekly Now – Remember Me

I graduated high school to the anthemic sounds from the movie The Breakfast Club. The song was British rock group Simple Minds’ “Don’t You (Forget About Me).” If you know the song, you know it’s not possible to forget the song. Those La’s – those LaLaLaLaaaa’s – are not going away. Neither are the Hey-Hey-Hey He-ey’s or the Oooooooh-ohhhhh’s. The song’s all set. It’s the rest of us wondering if we’ve left a memorable chord.

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Weekly Now – November 18, 2018

I suppose the hawk is a celebrity of sorts around the yard.  It has presence. It barely has to move, and I’m moved…starstruck, wondering what it sees and what it’s going to do. It looks down, it looks left, and right. I want to know what gets its attention. Is it a mouse in the field below? A bird? Does it see an egg it wants? What is it thinking? 

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