May 28th, 2012

sunset

sliding into summer

The maple leaves are growing, and growing, so that with the seeds, not yet flown, hanging down in red, and the leaves expanding in green, it looks particolored as a jester.

Ah, the dogwoods.  Some as bright a pink as cotton candy, others as pure a white as swan's wings.

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Golden Hair

Up Jim River

Up Jim River by Michael Flynn

The second Spiral Arm book and so the sequel to The January Dancer.  Unlike it, it is not a retrospective tale.  It is still, however, a tale of vivid characters, intriguing plot twists, marvelous and marvelously detailed planetary societies  -- the planets are, I think better, even

Spoilers ahead for The January Dancer.

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