September 7, 2017


The weather changed suddenly, last week. The last few days of August were sunny and warm and bright; the first day of September ushered in clouds and overnight lows that dropped to single digits. Usually, I wait until the end of this month to celebrate the fall, but autumn has declared itself early this year, not wanting to wait its turn.

I love the fall—it is my favourite season—but I am unsure of its timing this year. Timing really is everything, after all; so many things we cherish would be unwelcome if they came at the wrong time. These past few weeks, I’ve been working on getting my timing right, on many fronts.

I’m in the process of drafting some essays to share here, but in the meantime, here are some things I’ve been reading and enjoying, recently:

→ Weekend Reading