Lame Excuses

Boy with Mid-Morning Snack, by Albert Anker. 1897.

Boy with Mid-Morning Snack, by Albert Anker. 1897.

Due to snow and freezing rain, a tractor that wouldn’t start and a very long driveway to be shoveled . . . due to children in need of some last hurrahs before returning to school and my own craving for rest, today’s post will appear sometime before noon instead of the usual early morning.