Courthouse Hill Cemetery: A Part of Our History

Across the green, between the old jailhouse and the Church, there’s a discreet wooded path that leads up a hill to Courthouse Hill Cemetery. I’m told by our town historians that the Courthouse was once on the footprint of this little cemetery and was moved down to its present location some time in the midContinue reading “Courthouse Hill Cemetery: A Part of Our History”

Memorial Day Weekend, 2013: Rain, Flooding, Snow, Baking, Plants and Literature

Here are several photos of the Connecticut River behind our house. It has finally ceased raining, and when the sun peeked out about an hour ago, we managed to capture the rainbow over Cape Horn. The river is swollen and still rising. It hasn’t come over the embankment just below our yard yet, but itContinue reading “Memorial Day Weekend, 2013: Rain, Flooding, Snow, Baking, Plants and Literature”