we started this new year as we start almost every weekend morning,
with a walk on the ranch. i consider it an auspicious beginning that we ran into a young russian girl
shepherding a hobo looking dog and four basset hounds one of which she informed us was autistic. i wondered for a moment if she meant artistic. maybe he paints or sings. but no she repeated it. “he’s autistic, don’t be frightened if he barks at you”. she also had a leopard skin snugglie with a shitzu in it.
it reminded me of the time we were hiking on Maui and ran into a very tall black man wearing a sarong and carrying a staff. granted we had eaten some stinky ass mushrooms that time but still. those moments. they are transcendent.
last week we found this in a tree there.
|From Planting Along The Verge|
Sometimes life is more interesting than make believe.
oh, a leopard snuggly with a Shih Tzu in it and an autistic dog… splendid…what a good start to the year….
I've always thought that odd things in trees (I found a hula hoop last year and not my first tree hula hoop either) are actually portals. This looks like the most interesting portal ever.
Rebecca this would be the most interesting portal ever. slightly creepy with a creamy edge. it's gone now.