June 20th, 2012

happy petals

happy solstice

I got up this morning before the fingers of dawn had become rosy, and along with veek, eestiplika, moominmolly, dilletante, and little N, ventured to the banks of the Charles River with small boats made of folded paper and candles to set them afloat and afire and welcome the solstice sun.

We watched the sun peek over the horizon, a distant dim pink at first, slowly brightening as it rose above the haze of Boston. Welcome, summer, we're glad you're here!

Today's song is Hope on Fire by Vienna Teng: