Tuesday, July 6, 2010

in the early days of summer when the flowers are just starting to bloom, especially the daisies - there are so many daisies at the farm - i wonder where ivy is in all her days of working on this land. a hundred years ago she was here, maybe looking at the same daisies, wondering if maybe she built the school house just a little to the left it might get some shade from the afternoon sun. maybe she walked the same distance from the tracks to the river and thought yes there is just enough space here to make this land suitable for something great, something good and purposeful. and then there was the school house. and then later there was the vineyard and the winery...