Wednesday, November 1, 2017


Lake Winnipesaukee
“​November… was the favorite season in Puritan New England.” 
- David Hackett Fischer, Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America <>


  1. I have come to realize that I always think of fall, not spring, as the season of new beginnings. It's the beginning of the school year, the beginning of the church year, the beginning of the season for arts and entertainment...hell, it's even the beginning of relief from the heat and humidity of late northeastern summers that has been building since the spring.

  2. Anything by Fischer is highly recommended.