It Snowed Last Night.

It snowed last night – enough to cover the lawn with a soft white blanket and paint a lacy accent on the metal fencing.

Two sets of doggie foot prints make looping patterns in the backyard – proof that the morning’s first pee run took place.

What does a lake view have to do with any of that? Not much.

But it expands my frame of mind; takes me outside of my house and lets me see distance. Lets me know that there is more to the world than just me; that part of that world is indifferent to who I am.

That it’s up to me to make my mark in the scheme of things – with just a bit more finesse than a dog lifting its leg to leave its own proof of existence.   [gplus count=”true” size=”Medium” ]

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