This week in the search for the snowy owl — which from this moment forward, let us never speak of again — Dad and I drove all over tarnation looking for what has become our collective nemesis, when Dad finally proclaimed, we are done. I said we should just go back to finding four-leaf clovers, […]
I’ve had another week in futility seeking out the snowy owl, but I appreciate the encouragement and tips I have received from you folks in my continued quest. This week, I followed David Nash’s suggestion to scout out the areas behind and around Katama Airfield and the FARM Institute, where David has seen the critters […]
Holy snow! It is just blinding out there. And we’re at a standoff here in the Dolby-Weagle household as to whether we should rejoice in this winter bounty or shake a fist at the sky. Those who’ve been playing along know where I stand on the matter: I love snow! Dave is OVER IT. Dad […]
I have yet to see the snowy owl out in Katama, Edgartown’s very own winter game of “Where’s Waldo” this year. My husband claims he and Nick Prescott saw the dude weeks ago, and Donna Cavallo has spied him as well. And then there’s my dad, this column’s own birding correspondent, who has been eluded […]
I have to admit I am starting to get a little cabin fever around here. I have been a virus magnet [a]this year, and though I’m quite proud of the contributions I have made to the tissue and cold medicine industry, it’s time to say enough already! To keep things on the positive, I must […]
My father called me last week after reading the column and said he had had a good laugh reading about the black sled about which I had reported that had been parked at the end of Sweetened Water for weeks — my father had been passing the sled 10 times a day and had also […]
Birthday wishes go out this week to Eric Klaussmann, January 17; to Barbara Morgan, January 19; and to Jade Deslauriers, January 22.
Thank you, aboveground, and thank you Michael for helping us navigate the vast and ever-changing landscape of music — and for some of us, life as well.
Birthday wishes go out this week to Debbie Elias, who celebrates January 4; to Dee Laird and Jake Sylvia, on January 5; to Alex Morrison and Lindsay Medeiros, on January 6; and to Katie Jordan, on January 7.
Wishing everyone a happy and healthy 2014.